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Learning from the Lake: Using Primary Sources to Teach Key Proficiencies


This professional learning course immerses educators in the experience of using Expanded Learning Providers (ELPs) such as the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum to make learning more empirical, inductive and personal for their students. Students will learn from a number of specialists from the Maritime Museum. Our sessions in the morning will immerse participants in sensory-rich experiences on or near the …

Diver underwater above a shipwreck

Underwater Archaeology Field School


Underwater Archaeology Field School hosted by Lake Champlain Maritime Museum offers a mix of both instruction and hands-on underwater research. The 2020 Field School will continue to investigate and document an unidentified shipwreck in Basin Harbor, Vermont. The diving sessions will teach practical underwater skills using both traditional documentation techniques and cutting-edge technology on an historic shipwreck. For more information …

LCMM to host USCG Captains and Masters license courses

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This November, LCMM will be hosting US Coast Guard certified Captains and Masters license courses on campus. The courses will be lead by Boatwise LLC. Boatwise’s USCG “6 PAK” OUPV (license to operate an uninspected passenger vessel) course will run over two long weekends in November, the 1st-4th & the 8th-11th (Thurs-Sun). In addition, the opportunity for upgrade to a Masters …