2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Developing Professional Development Programs for Your Institution: What Is the Right Fit for You?

Friday, October 20, 2017: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Sandra Ryack-Bell, Museum Institute for Teaching Science
Robert Payo, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Liesl Chapman, Science Museum of Minnesota, Kathleen McGauflin, Project Learning Tree, Andrea Anderson, Discovery Place, Inc. and Nicole Kowrach, Museum of Science and Industry

Participate in activities using ASTC’s new professional development tool kit and facilitator’s handbook, which will guide you through designing and implementing professional development programs at your institution. Explore six successful models of professional development that use best practices, including needs assessments, marketing, workshop design, funding, and developing relationships with school districts. Preregistration required. Limited to 60 participants. Fee: $65 per person (includes breakfast and lunch).