FREE VIDEOCONFERENCE PROGRAMS!
California State Parks PORTS program provides teachers and students with complete units of study and live videoconferences. The units include lessons to prepare your students for the videoconference, supporting materials, and links to further resources. Once you have decided which program you would like to participate in contact a program coordinator to schedule your live videoconference. If none of the units of study fit your particular curriculum needs, contact us and we can discuss the possibility of delivering a customized program for your class! Check out our UNITS OF STUDY to see our menu of offerings.
The Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook PORTS program is launching the Baldwin Hills Advanced Technology (BHAT) Mobile for use in real time weather and climate observation programs.
Thanks to the generous support of partners like the Toyota USA Foundation, State Park Interpreters can now travel across the hilltop to observe weather phenomena as they occur. Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook
2011-2012 Annual Report
It was a tremendous year for the California State Park PORTS Program. More students across more counties were served than ever before. Several new programs were piloted successfully thanks to the great support of our partners. Check out the 2011-2012 Annual Report for all the details:
Learn more about how PORTS works.
California State Parks
Interpretation and Education Division
Joe von Herrmann
Statewide Technology Support