ASTC's 2016 Annual Conference (September 24 - 27)

Building Strong Informal Science Learning Curricula: Institutional philosophies, standards, and rubrics

Saturday, September 24, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Tampa Convention Center
Session Leader:
Katherine Miller, American Museum of Natural History
Amanda Fisher, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Brindha Muniappan, MIT Museum, Lindzy Bivings, California Academy of Sciences and Amy Wiggin, Thinkery

How do we ensure that the curricula we are developing and using at our institutions are effectively leveraging principles of informal learning, yet are rigorous, appropriate, and aligned with the institution’s goals? Join educators from multiple institutions to examine tools and strategies for producing and identifying strong curricula.