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 K- 5th grade teachers
Saturday, August 5, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cultivating a thinking classroom requires intentional planning for classroom structures and routines that begin on the first day of school.
For practicing 3-5 grade teachers
This hybrid course demonstrates how the basic literacy skills you're already teaching can help your students deepen their understanding and excitement of science as a way of learning.
For practicing 6– 12 grade science and social studies teachers
Learn how to use literacy strategies as a powerful tool to strengthen your science and social studies instruction without sacrificing the excitement and deep thinking that comes from direct experiential learning.