Maywood teacher heads to sea

June 11, 2013

The last time Maywood Middle School science teacher Marla Crouch traveled Alaskan waters, she was on a cruise ship. She headed north once again June 8, but this time she will be living aboard a different vessel.

Crouch joined the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Teacher at Sea program, allowing her to spend about three weeks aboard the Oscar Dyson, where she will study Pollock, a type of fish, alongside NOAA scientists.

Marla Crouch

Marla Crouch

“Just living and working with these scientists, I expect to get a great deal of information I can share with my students when I return,” she said.

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