Education & Outreach

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We believe in lifelong learning and strive to create a water and data literate citizenry. Ongoing education is available for all generations of the community.

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General Public

  • Book a speaker! CAESER faculty and staff are available for any group. We create a tailored presentation to ensure your audience is learning.
  • We are available to participate in public festivals and events through tabling, activities, or the WOW Mobile.
  • Reach out for any question about the Memphis aquifer, water resources, or GIS mapping needs – we are a resource. 

Water on Wheels (WOW) Mobile

  • Water on Wheels (WOW) is a mobile learning experience focused on the science of water. It is designed to travel to schools and community events, educating visitors about the source of drinking water in Memphis and the Mid-South, and about how the water cycle is connected to all of life. 
  • During the school day, the WOW is available to classes throughout the Mid-South.
  • Evenings and weekends are reserved for public festivals, events, camps and more!
  • To request the WOW at your school or event, follow this link.
  • Are you a education researcher looking for an test lab? Let’s collaborate! 

K - 12 Education

  • Developed lesson plans and resources (including PowerPoints, worksheets, etc.) are available for all educators! Find them in Resources.
  • We offer classroom visits with activities and/or speakers. 
  • We have both watershed and groundwater models that we can demonstrate to your class/group
  • Field trips to research sites for high school students can also be arranged.

Stakeholder Engagement

  • Working with governmental partners, businesses, and industries, we aim to increase the understanding of our water resources and how decisions impact sustainability.
  • CAESER can provide information to government organizations or representatives through presentations, committee membership, and data sharing.
  • Information is also available to businesses and industries through presentations and/or data sharing.

Check out the lesson plans and videos available for you. We’re always adding more! 

What is the Memphis aquifer? Answer your questions and learn more about our water.

Looking for a speaker, classroom activity, or participation in a festival? Contact us now!