Virtual Classroom Website

Ages 5+ / FREE!  The Sultana Education Foundation’s Virtual Classroom website –, provides extensive materials for use by children, classrooms, families, home school and youth groups. This includes over 60 videos and exercises related to the history and environment of the Chesapeake Bay.Sultana’s Virtual Classroom website also provides links to additional Bay-related learning resources for children. Go take a deep dive, you won’t be disappointed.

Scheduling & Funding

The Sultana Education Foundation is committed to ensuring that its programs are available to every student and provides over $200,000 in tuition support to participating schools each year. The costs of an SEF experience vary depending on the program, the number of participating students, the location, and the date. We recommend that you schedule your program as far in advance as possible as our program calendar fills quickly. If you are interested in pricing or scheduling an SEF program, please […]

Curriculum Aids

The Sultana Education Foundation has developed a wide variety of curriculum aids focusing on the history and environment of the Chesapeake Bay. Developed in conjunction with the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), the National Park Service, and classroom teachers, SEF’s curriculum materials meet MSDE’s Common Core Standards for science and social studies and can be easily integrated into the classroom setting. Curriculum Aids Download Page

Teacher Professional Development

Offered in partnership with organizations including the U.S. Department of Education, NOAA, and the National Park Service, SEF professional development programs provide opportunities for teachers to improve core content knowledge, refine pedagogy, and (for Maryland Teachers) earn required CPD (certified professional development) credits. Participants are generally recruited from SEF’s existing Partner Schools, however teachers from outside this group are occasionally able to participate. Current Programs – none at this time Photo Album