"I don't know where to begin in explaining the impact you have made with your WaterVentures mobile lab. The experience was beyond anything I ever imagined. The teachers were blown away with your top-notched instructors and hands-on approach to learning more about topics dealing with water. Your professional staff, Kelly, Amy and Sarah were so patient, extremely knowledgeable and took their job very seriously to educate all 240 students at Goldsboro Elementary Magnet School. Also, it's great to know that Mark was such a great team player in making sure everything was set and secure for our students." - Mary Lynn Hess, Goldsboro Elementary School, Sanford, Florida
"...Your presenters, Amy, Ashley, and Sarah were excellent! They kept the children's focus wiht discussion and activities that opened their eyes to another part of Florida. The interactions throughout this presentation with my students were heart warming and my students couldn't wait to draw their appreciation pictures. WaterVentures is a unique educational experience and I am grateful to those who had the insight to create this mobile classroom. I hope you will return again!" - Glenn Steinberg, Colonial Drive Elementary School, Miami, Florida
" ...The activities addressed in the mobile lab are relevant, aligned wiht the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards and with our disctrict's goal of providing every student with the best STEM education in the country. The topics addressed, such as Florida biodiversity, hydrogeology, watershed stewardship, and water conservation are very important to our students and to our community to maintain a sustainable South Florida ecosystems. ....[The] students were very excited and engaged in all activities. Teachers and administrators were very happy to have their students exposed to a highly interactive and educational program. Ms. Thelma Fornell, Principal at Campbell Drive K-8 Center said 'The kids loved it. It was a great "hands on" experince for them. My coach and teachers were still talking about it the next day.' Thank you." - Cristian Carranza, Executive Director, Department of Mathematics and Science, Miami Dade County Public Schools
"I loved how the educational staff got the students excited about learning about conservation and recycling. The hands-on approach was excellent!"
"The presenters were professional, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and friendly. Excellent experience!!!"
"The program was very educational and the teachers were informative and engaging. The truck was interactive and engrossed the students."
" I loved all the educational hands-on activities the students were able to engage in."
" ...The teachers are extremely knowledgeable and it is evident that they have a passion for teaching. While this isn't a trip to see the dolphins, this really is an imperative program that teaches our children the importance of water in our lives. It teaches us why it is important to protect this precious resources and how to conserve it for generations to come. If you are a teacher or a school here in Florida, contact WaterVentures today to set up a visit to your classroom soon. It is an experience that all children and teachers shouldn't miss out on. " - Claire VanSusteren, Sachs Media Group
" All of the instructors were excellent, both friendly and knowledgeable. Our fourth and fith grade studetns not only enjoyed, but also learned a lot from the many activities both inside and outside the truck."
" We loved the adventure and exploration that WaterVentures brought to our school. The staff was fantastic and engaging. They were structured and kept to schedule. The information was kid friendly and easily grasped by all. The young ladies made this an enjoyable as well as an educational learning experience."
"On behalf of the 1650 attendees at the Florida Association for the Education of Young Childres Annual Conference in Orlando at the Marriott World Center Hotel, I want to thank you for lending the traveling display to our conference. It is fabulous and generated lots of excitement. We appreciated the donation of the bike which was won by one of our volunteers." - Suzanne Gellens, Executive Director of FAEYC
"I want to Thank You! so much for today's WaterVentures visit. Our students, teachers, and staff members LOVED IT!! The success of this visit could not have been possible without your AMAZING staff! They were all working together and helping us keep the tight Wednesday schedule. I know that this visit has made a positive impact on our students whom have not stopped talking about it all day. The truck was able to setup and breakdown without interrupting our morning arrivals nor afternoon dismissal." -Janet Gutierrez, 5th grade teacher at Espinosa Elementary
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