Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Educator Workshops

  Cabrillo Marine Aquarium regularly offers free workshops for educators who want to bring ocean science into the classroom.  To register for any upcoming workshop, please call 310-548-7562.

Ichthyology Educator Workshop
Discover the diversity of fish living off the coast of Southern California.

+ Get familiar with our local species in the Marine Science Laboratory and Exhibit Hall!

+ Practice the Japanese art of Gyotaku, A.K.A. fish printing!

+ Investigate the internal and external anatomy of fish during a hands-on dissection!

+ Learn about nearby Marine Protected Area with CMA’s Education Team!

This workshop is free to attend but space is limited.

There will be light refreshments and great give-aways!

This workshop is generously sponsored by Andeavor and FREE to all registered participants. LAUSD P.D. hours are available for attendees.

Registration is required. If you would like to sign up or have any questions, feel free to contact us at 310-548-7562 or at

• Saturday, February 16, 2019 • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Key to the Sea Educator Workshop
Learn how you can be the "Key to the Sea!" This beach-based education program teaches students about storm drain pollution, watershed stewardship and how we're all connected to the ocean. Key to the Sea field trips are free and are for K-5th grade. Teachers are required to attend this full-day educator workshop in order to participate. The workshop provides curriculum and materials for classroom activities.

For more information about the Key to the Sea program and to register for a teacher workshop, visit the Heal the Bay web site at

• Saturday, February 23, 2019 • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM