Just for Kids and Teachers

Kindergarten – Twelve

Visit the Maritime Administration’s Video Theater to see the Ready Reserve Force and America’s Marine Transportation System in action.

Learn about the Adopt-A-Ship program sponsored by The Propeller Club of the United States. Each ship involved in the program is adopted by a classroom each school year. During the year, the class and the ship’s crew correspond and share experiences. The plan fosters interest in geography, history, math, science, transportation, foreign and domestic trade, and English.

Time to start thinking about colleges and careers? Why not consider the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York, or the California, Great Lakes, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, and Texas state and regional academies.

A Salute to African Americans for War Time Service in the U.S. Merchant Marine and U.S. Maritime Service.