Center for Great Lakes Literacy (CGLL) Education and Training Program 2019-2020

Attention Educators!
Join Pennsylvania Sea Grant in a unique education and training opportunity

Application Deadline is May 15, 2019


Opportunities to build your understanding of Great Lakes issues through lab, field and classroom experiences

Resources for teaching including curriculum, loanable activity kits, and water quality monitoring equipment
Ongoing support and mentorship
Ways to engage your students and communityfunds for experiential student activities; opportunity to share your projects through Erie
"Connect with Your Environment" newspaper page; support to attend professional meetings; participation in the Great Lakes Awareness Day, a forum that highlights student stewardship projects
Teacher stipend & support for student experiences and project development


Requirements for possible acceptance: 

  1. Teach in grades 4-12
  2. Completed application received by June 15, 2018
  3. Attend a full-day workshop (Stipend for attending)
  4. Agree to conduct a school International Coastal Cleanup and data collection as one service-learning project in Sept/October
  5. Conduct a second service learning project
  6. Participate in a Great Lakes Awareness Day 


CGLL Flyer and application

Marti Martz 
E-mail (preferred):

301 Peninsula Drive
Erie, PA 16505
814-217-9011 ext. 104


Main Office: Tom Ridge Environmental Center 301 Peninsula Dr., Suite 3 Erie, PA 16505 814-217-9011