2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Focus Field Trip: A New Model for Engaging School Groups (Poster Presentation)

Sunday, October 22, 2017: 10:15 AM-11:30 AM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Melissa Russell, Museum of Life and Science
Presenter:
Melissa Russell, Museum of Life and Science

In Fall 2016, the Museum of Life and Science revamped its field trip experience. We’ll discuss how we designed an event that increased school group visitation and focused students’ learning in the museum. We’ll reflect on how to integrate school system goals while preserving your institution’s values.