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
two mini professional development workshops including Student Questioning Techniques and Visual Thinking Strategies that will take place inside some of our most popular exhibits, creating an immersive learning experience
a welcome and key note address from a Field Museum scientist
a self-guided exploration of the Specimens: Unlocking the Secrets of Life exhibition
Please note the following when planning your visit. You must be present by 5 p.m. to take part in this professional development opportunity and receive the 4 CPDUs offered. Refreshments will only be available until 5 p.m. Due to the nature of the event, you must arrive by 5 p.m. to be assigned to a small group. The groups move throughout the Museum on a scheduled rotation. Arrival after 5 p.m. will not guarantee you a spot in the rotation.
This event is open to all formal and informal educators in grades K-12.
Registration is now open!