The Museum offers a range of professional development courses and academies designed to strengthen your expertise and help you integrate hands-on science activities into your classroom more effectively.
Generous support of the Museum’s Teacher Programs Department provided by AJL Charitable Foundation, BBVA Compass, SCFD, and Xcel Energy.
For practicing 3rd–5th grade teachers
This hands-on learning experience provides fun and inventive ways to use inquiry while capitalizing on the life and physical science resources and experts available to you at the Museum.
For practicing 6th–12th grade teachers
Inquiry Academy is designed to provide teachers with authentic inquiry experiences, ranging from closely guided to fully open inquiry techniques.
For practicing K-12th grade teachers.
Initial Face-to-Face onsite at the Museum: June 11, 2016, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Three Day River Field Course: June 24 - 26, 2016
Course Implementation: August and September, 2016
For teachers grades 3-8
Thursday, July 7, 2016
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Play with simple machines to learn about how robots move and explore the temporary exhibition Robot Revolution.