The Port of Long Beach website is a great place to start for classroom projects and lesson plans. Tap into our facts, figures and information for projects on business and international trade; math, science and engineering; history; clean air and other green Port programs; and other topics.
Here are some examples:
Air quality: Real-time and long-range data on air quality in the San Pedro Bay area. This information supports the “Percentages” lesson available in the Port’s High School Math Teacher’s Guide – see our Lesson Plans page for details.
Statistics: Cargo volumes, financial reports, and more.
History: Learn how the Port grew to be the nation’s second busiest trade hub. More than 100 years of history, plus historical publications and photos.
Engineering: Follow two of the Port’s numerous construction projects:
Other maritime publications:
- Journal of Commerce
- Long Beach Business Journal
- Pacific Maritime Magazine
- American Journal of Transportation
- Container Management Magazine