Monday, October 1, 2018: 4:15 PM-5:30 PM
Meeting Room 25 (Connecticut Convention Center)
Michelle Kortenaar, Vice President of Strategic Development, Sciencenter
Laurinda Willard, Education and Programs Manager, Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Cheryl Juarez, Senior Director of Professional Development, Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science and Lorrie Beaumont, Director, Evergreens Research and Evaluation
This session for experienced early childhood museum professionals will explore the planning, execution, and evaluation of successful science professional development for preschool teachers. Join an in-depth discussion about funding, ongoing teacher support, workshop models, museum staff training, and evaluation methods, that provide ongoing support to the early childhood community.