2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Connecting Research with Practice in Understanding How Children Learn

Sunday, October 22, 2017: 10:15 AM-11:30 AM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Maureen Weinhardt, Children's Creativity Museum
Presenters:
Becki Kipling, Museum of Science and Amy Eisenmann, Bay Area Discovery Museum

What strategies can museums and science centers employ to effectively communicate current research findings about child development with parents and educators? In this session we’ll explore four different case studies that focus on innovative approaches to finding, integrating and sharing essential information about how children learn.