Online Campus

The Online Campus is a designed to build a community of practice for students, educators, scientists and explorers. Anyone interested in Leadership, the Environment, Technology, the Ocean, the Earth, Space, is welcome to join.

The College of Exploration community has been growing since our beginning in 1991. Over the years we have offered workshops and courses on a variety of topics. Many of the resources developed for them are now available in the Online Campus. Below you can sign up to join the community!

Online Campus - Courses

The College of Exploration launched a new set of courses starting in the summer of 2013 in partnerhsip with Ashland University, featuring expert faculty and professional development topics in education pedagogy, assessment and science.

The courses are short, require a fee, and if you wish you can gain graduate credit through Ashland University, an accredited institution in Ohio, by registering for the course credit and paying for it on the Ashland University website.

Visit our Online Campus to view the courses available.

The eLearning market continues to grow at a very rapid pace. The College of Exploration is utilizing the latest web technologies such as HTML5 to ensure the student and teacher experience is of the highest quality by enabling the courses to be viewed on many types of devices from desktops, laptops, tablets and mobile.

Video Library

The College of Exploration has a vast video library from over 20 years of projects. Many are related to using video for online education.

Please visit our Video Library to view current and past videos which have been produced by TCOE or have been part of the specific projects.

Visit  the Online Video Library


Sign Up

Join us to login and be part of an online educational workshop and many other learning experiences. You can join the community now, there is no fee and you can access most of the materials online from the community centre. A simple registration process is required.

REGISTER NOW and JOIN the Online Campus / COEXPLORER Community!


Caucus is a powerful database, interactive environment, online learning and commuication application.


Online Campus

Current Courses

Science Education for 21st Century Learners

This online course is geared for science educators of all grade levels. Utilizing videos, websites, articles and a classic text, Peddiwell’s The Saber Tooth Curriculum, participants will merge the latest research in 21st century skills with relevant science topics.  Learn moreRegister


Upcoming Courses

    February - New Classroom Assessment
    March - NOAA OER

Recent Courses

C-DEBI Online Workshop
* Course now completed and will be archived.
Monday, November 4 - Friday, November 15, 2013
Details: The Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations “Microbes down below! Exploring life beneath the ocean floor”

Visit the Online Campus for more information.