The Earth Discovery Institute’s education program provides a unique opportunity for students to...

xplore/Love of Nature 

When students have fun outside exploring the natural world, they want to return with their families and to go to more natural places. Having fun in nature can be the root of future interests in science and a sense of environmental responsibility.

Discover/Learning Science: San Diego County and the United States need to inspire and educate a greater number of well qualified scientists. Grade-level specific science standards are addressed in the field, on hikes and through hands-on activities that engage students while supporting the academic goals and responsibilities of teachers.

Inform & Invest/Empowerment and Civic Responsibility: When EDI students participate in habitat restoration and service-learning projects, they learn that at any age, people can and should help their communities and make our planet safe and healthy.