As part of the National Sailing Center & Hall of Fame's Learning Math and Science through Sailing Initiative, the group has organized a Learning Math and Science through Sailing Consortium, in partnership with Hudson River Community Sailing's accredited After School Program and the Young Mariners Foundation program.
"Science and mathematics competency is becoming ever more essential to individual and nations in an increasingly global workforce and economy," says the National Science Board. Sailing is uniquely tied to math and science.
The national consortium was formed to share curriculum and best practices in order to promote similar programs throughout the country. The consortium includes organizations from the United States and Bermuda:
For information, or if your organization would like to join the consortium, contact Susan Nahmias at firstname.lastname@example.org.