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Professional Development Opportunities
Join us for a variety of teacher workshops and events. Choose one of our engaging professional development opportunities to earn Professional Growth Points for license renewal. Explore a new exhibit and get to know other educators in a fun, relaxed setting during our Educator Nights. See our upcoming events below.
Educators will experience a focused museum visit that will engage them in an in-depth investigation. Details
Thursday, Oct 26, 2017
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Dive into elementary Earth science standards and discover ways to use literacy and hands-on instruction to teach about weather and climate. Details
Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017
4:30 PM-7:30 PM
Explore the needs of living things such as humans and plants, and how the International Space Station has been engineered to support life. Details
Thursday, Jan 18, 2018
4:30 PM-7:30 PM
Participate in selected PLT activities and take home PLT’s PreK–8 Environmental Education Activity Guide. Details
Saturday, Feb 10, 2018
9:30 AM-4:00 PM