NFS offers the following educational opportunities:
- Hands-on curriculum aligned to Massachusetts learning standards for preK-12 grade sciences
- Science internships program
- Junior Rangers program for ages 9-12
The field station links Nantucket to University of Massachusetts faculty and students, and to universities and nonprofit science centers around the world. The island’s vast expanses of protected open space provide professors, postdoctoral scientists, graduate and undergraduate students, and visiting scientists with a wealth of research and educational opportunities. NFS also offers students university courses, independent study, internships, and group visits.
Email Sarah Oktay for more details and for sample lab handouts and Powerpoint presentations.