Environmentor Internship

a science research mentoring program for high school students focused on research along Jamaica Bay and the Rockaway shoreline.


Shore Corps Internship Program

Shore Corps is a service learning program for high school students focused on environmental stewardship and community development. The program serves as a platform for teens to demonstrate leadership skills and inspire other young people in their community.


Living Classroom Workshops

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Working with scientists, naturalists and environmental leaders, this program challenges students to think about their waterfront backyard as living, breathing eco-system that they can learn from. 


Global Exchange - Netherlands

This program utilizes the context of specific social issues facing each host country as the focus for

providing powerful, experiential opportunities for teen participants. Through guided activities and discussions

which began in January of 2015, the group learned about factors that caused or influences the social issue identified for their host country/travel group, and how the issue is manifested in their home communities in New York City and in their host community overseas.


Community Stewardship Days

These weekend events bring together people from various schools, community groups and environmental organizations who want to make a difference in their community through clean ups, plantings and environmental workshops to learn more about the natural environment of the Rockaway Peninsula.


AQUA 101 Summer Program

Aqua 101 is an environmental stewardship and water sports recreational summer program for local youth ages 11-14. The program will meet during two separate 10-day sessions this Summer.


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