Schedule a Program for Channel Islands Live Distance Learning

Brett Seymour, National Park Service

At this time, due to dock construction on Anacapa Island, we are not conducting our Live Dive and Live Hike programs.

If you would like to share a previous recorded program with your class, visit our
Channel Islands Live Archived Programs page.


FREE Channel Islands Live Distance Learning Programs are available for interactive participation at your location and at the park visitor center in Ventura, California. Live Dives and Live Hikes are only conducted on Wednesdays at 11:30 AM PST.

View From the Park Visitor Center
To participate in the program from the park visitor center in Ventura, California,
email us at chis_education@nps.gov. In the subject line write: Channel Islands Live Field Trip Request and your organization name. We will email you the appropriate registration application.

When you receive your application, download it and use a PDF reader to completely fill in your form (you may need to click "enable all features") or print, fill in, and scan or take a photo of the page. Save your form with your organization name (example: SchoolName_Field Trip Reservation Form) and
email it to chis_education@nps.gov.


View From Your Location
We are "just a click away" thanks to the web-based video conference system called Zoom. Teachers can easily connect to our programs by following the steps below. Reservations are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

1. TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Internet Connection (recommended: 600 Kbps. Check with your IT or test at speedtest.net)
  • Computer, tablet, or phone
  • Speakers and a microphone (built-in or USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth)
  • Webcam (built in or USB plug-in)
  • TV, LCD Projector, or Smart Board


2. TEST YOUR CONNECTION


3. SCHEDULE PROGRAM

  • Select a program from these descriptions: Program Descriptions
  • To participate in the program from your location, email us at chis_education@nps.gov. In the subject line write: Channel Islands Live Virtual Field Trip Request and your organization name. We will email you the appropriate registration application.
  • When you receive your application, download it and use a PDF reader to completely fill in your form (you may need to click "enable all features") or print, fill in, and scan or take a photo of the page. Save your form with your organization name (example: SchoolName_Field Trip Reservation Form) and email it to chis_education@nps.gov.


4. DAY OF CONFIRMED PROGRAM

  • Check that you have all of the technical requirements referred to above
  • Connect via the specific link sent in your confirmation email


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Last updated: April 14, 2022

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