Welcome to Reach the World’s Explorer Program, where K-12 students follow real expeditions and explorers into the field. Through written articles and live video conferences, students witness the explorer mindset in action, examine STEM careers, and expand their personal frontiers. Thanks to the generous support of The Elba Foundation, this program is FREE to all K-12 educators in the U.S.
To register, choose your own adventure from the expedition list below. Each expedition comes with free, customized itineraries that vary in length. Based on your curriculum and classroom needs, select either a 4-, 6-, or 8-week itinerary to follow with your students. Embark whenever you’re ready!
Themes: Ernest Shackleton, Scientific Fieldwork, STEM, Conservation, Climate Change, Local Flora & Fauna, Extreme Environments, Biodiversity
Weddell Sea Expedition to Antarctica
Hi, I’m Holly! Join me on an expedition to the Weddell Sea off Antarctica. I will bring you along as we attempt to solve unanswered questions about this remote area. In addition to our scientific research, we will be searching for Ernest Shackleton’s lost ship, Endurance!