Craig Strang

Craig Strang is Associate Director of Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS) at the University of California, Berkeley. He is founding Director of MARE: Marine Activities, Resources & Education, a K-8 interdisciplinary professional development and curriculum development program focused specifically on implementing schoolwide marine science programs that increase learning and language acquisition for English Language Learners. He is the lead Principle Investigator and Director of the multi-institution, NSF-funded Center for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence--California (COSEE). He is a member of the National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) Board of Directors Executive Committee. He has co-led the Ocean Literacy Campaign in the US since 2003 resulting in the development of Ocean Literacy: The Essential Principles of Ocean Sciences Grades K-12. He is co-author of three multi-volume sets of science & environmental education curriculum materials for grades K-8. doug photo attached