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From observing the water cycle to data collection, we weave science into everything we do.

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Technology

We utilize and stress the importance of technology in all of our Edventures.

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Engineering

Our Edventures key in on engineering concepts in order to help our students learn.

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Math

Through our Citizen Scientist Program, students can experience the importance of math first-hand.

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The Watershed Game Recap: Seminar, First Play, and FMSEA!

This past February, Nature’s Academy and the Environmental Protection Agency hosted the Watershed Game train-the-trainer event. Our staff along with several organizations in the southeast are now facilitators capable of leading this hands-on watershed education tool for students of all ages. Both days’ attendees hung up their “teacher” hats and played the classroom version as […]

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Sponsor Spotlight: Community Foundation of Sarasota County

Nature’s Academy is excited to announce a new grant that will aid us in fostering environmental stewardship in our local community! The Community Foundation of Sarasota County recently invited us to apply for a Capacity Building grant, aimed at increasing local nonprofit’s capabilities.  Ourorganization has growing needs as a leader in STEM education. Through this […]

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Florida Feature: Predatory Pitcher Plants in Full Florida Bloom

Sharks, alligators, and panthers are just a few living things that come to mind when we think “Florida predator.” However, the state’s swamps are home to another kind of carnivore. Pitcher plants, named for their pitcher-like shape, thrive in flooded plains of North Florida, into coastal Georgia and South Carolina. The constantly flooded soil lacks […]

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