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 6 - 12 Educators
Monday - Wednesday, June 11 - 13, 2018, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Six week online course September 3 - October 15 (classroom implementation)Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Take wonder to the next level! In this course, you will see that literacy is not just “one more thing to teach” but a powerful tool to strengthen your science and social studies instruction.
For K-12 educators
June 7, 2018
This session, exclusively for educators, starts with an overview of the exhibition with additional background information before touring the exhibit. Come join us for rich conversation and a shared experience of this once in a lifetime exhibit!
For K-5 educators
July 23, 2018
Use STEM to enhance student literacy and literacy to practice engineering and problem solving.
For Teachers of Grades 3-5
Monday, July 30, 2018Tuesday, July 31, 2018Saturday, September 29, 2018
Before another school year starts, grab a content boost!
In our new You’ve Got This series, we’ll take on challenging science concepts---the ones you always wished you had more time to understand before you have to teach them. For this course, we’ll focus on earth science concepts.
For practicing K-5 Teachers
August 4, 2018
Cultivating a Thinking Classroomrequires intentional planning for classroom structures and routines that begin on the first day of school.