Casey Cushing

Casey Cushing

Education Specialist II

Casey Cushing leads the Coastal Systems Institute, and teaches school groups at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Prior to joining the Education Team, Casey was a teacher and administrator at a STEAM school in San Francisco for seven years. Previously she developed arts and ecology programming for schoolyard gardens. She holds degrees in Environmental Studies and Educational Leadership. She is passionate about nature based pedagogy, interdisciplinary curricula, and maker-centered learning.