Guests planning to take advantage of Dollar Days on Sunday, December 4 should be aware that crowds will be heavier than usual and the Aquarium is expected to sell out. Official capacity information will be listed here. View Detailsabout Dollar Days

Education Internship

Education interns assist the Guest Engagment and Education staff in the creation, revision, and instruction of school programs, outreach programs, guest engagement programs, and/or other education programs. The selected candidate will work with an enthusiastic team of educators and a variety of audiences, and will learn a number of teaching methods in changing settings.

Essential Functions

  • Create, revise, and instruct formal onsite and outreach programs, both classroom and auditorium style
  • Engage the Aquarium’s visitors at exhibits and interpretational carts, and deliver presentations
  • Work with the Aquarium’s high school work-based learning program, Aquarium on Wheels
  • Participate in Immersion Tour programming, including sleepovers and other tours
  • Assist with administrative work as needed
  • Complete special projects and duties as assigned.


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college, pursuing a degree in education, science, or a related field
  • Must be interested in informal education, public speaking, and customer service
  • Must complete a minimum of 120 hours of work within the selected term.

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