Events for Educators

March

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Forum @ The Field

Join us for a unique educator event designed to enhance your understanding of Museum teaching and learning techniques, provide exposure to our unique and varied collections, and offer opportunities to mingle with like-minded colleagues. Highlights of the evening will include: a networking reception showcasing The Field Museum’s educator resources

April

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Looking at Ourselves: Malvina Hoffman, Developing Claims, & Critiquing Conclusions in the Social Studies Classroom

Join us as we pilot a new quarterly professional development series for teachers focused on inquiry and the social sciences. In this series, we will explore human civilizations, social emotional learning, and how the social scientists at The Field conduct their research.

May

The World of Genomics

FREE with Basic Admission on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, 10am-2pm. Explore The World of Genomics at The Field Museum during a special two day event presented by the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a world leader in life sciences research and technologies. Meet with IGB scientists in Stanley Field Hall and take part in hands-on activities to discover the fascinating world of genomic science and its impact on our lives.

The World of Genomics

FREE with Basic Admission on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, 10am-2pm. Explore The World of Genomics at The Field Museum during a special two day event presented by the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a world leader in life sciences research and technologies. Meet with IGB scientists in Stanley Field Hall and take part in hands-on activities to discover the fascinating world of genomic science and its impact on our lives.