Join us as we help raise awareness for shark conservation all week long during Shark Week 2017!

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We stress STEM curriculum in everything we do


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

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

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

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

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Sponsor Spotlight: Environmental Protection Agency:

This year, our STEM Literacy Project celebrated 10 years of increasing STEM literacy and fostering environmental stewardship for local fifth graders. Nature’s Academy would not have reached this milestone without the investment of our generous financial partners. Last year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the program $97,000 to further its mission and reach more […]

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Introducing our Newest Flock Member!

Our Nature’s Academy Flock is growing, and we are excited to announce an update to our staff. Join us in welcoming our newest member, Sarah Sheffer! Originally from the upper peninsula of Michigan, Sarah has been escaping frigid Midwest winters since 2015. She received an Associate’s in Applied Science in Veterinary Technology in 2011. While […]

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Florida Feature: The Million-Dollar Mangrove Megalops Migration

Summertime is the beach’s busy season for humans and a fish known as the “silver king.” Adult Megalops atlanticus, the scientific name for Atlantic tarpon, gather in Florida’s shallow waters each summer. These predatory animals feed on other fish like mullet in addition to invertebrates like crab and shrimp. Their signature under bite allows their […]

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