Current: The Journal of Marine Education is the peer-reviewed journal of the National Marine Educators Association. It features lively, in-depth articles and activities relating to all aspects of the world of water.
Published up to four times a year, Current—a benefit of your membership with NMEA—explores the latest in marine and aquatic education research, ocean literacy, classroom and free-choice learning activities, marine science, art, maritime history and literature. The journal has appeared in a variety of formats since its beginning in 1976 and is now moving into the digital realm. A full index of past Current issues through 2012 is available here for download.
Only active members of NMEA can access the most recent issues of Current. To join or renew your membership, please click here. Immerse yourself in the vibrant community of NMEA and stay “current” with the ever-expanding world of marine and aquatic education.
Current will consider articles on any marine subject. If you are interested in submitting an article for publication, please see our Guide for Contributors for more information.
Current occasionally publishes theme issues sponsored and funded by other organizations on topics relevant to marine education. Past themes have included ocean literacy, climate change, ocean acidification, and polar seas, among others. If your organization would like to sponsor a theme issue of Current, please review this cost and overview summary and contact the editor here >
Current accepts advertising. Find out more about advertising and ad rates here >