Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future
2-day Workshop for Middle & High School Educators
Connect with scientists and educators from the Wade Institute for Science Education and Mass Audubon, gain an understanding of the power of inquiry-based learning to inspire a passion for science in students, and come away energized! Learn More
Dates: Friday & Saturday, December 13th & 14th, 2019 (8:30 am – 3:30 pm)
Location: Mass Audubon’s Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary (87 Perkins Row, Topsfield, MA 01983)
Cost: $300/person; $250/person if attending with at least one other teacher from your school district
13 PDPs are available. Lunch will be provided on both days.
2020 Professional Development Seminar Series
Our Professional Development Seminars are designed to meet the needs of informal educators. Discover ways to strengthen your STEM content knowledge and leave with the skills and tools to develop compelling, hands-on, minds-on science lessons.
At our seminars, your staff and volunteers will connect with content expertise and like-minded educators. Our full-day seminars will get you thinking of unique ways to engage learners of all ages in your exhibits and programs. Explore authentic research during morning sessions, and strengthen your skills by turning the content into engaging hands-on, minds-on activities in the afternoon. Join us for an engaging seminar series, and expand your toolkit of inquiry-based activities to enhance science education at your institution!
Dates: January 16th, February 6th, March 12th and April 9th
Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Location: Higgins University Center, Clark University, Worcester, MA
Cost: $45/seminar; $125/3 seminars; $160/all 4 dates
Registration fee includes lunch.
Certificates of completion are available after each seminar.
PDP certificates are available for those participating in 2 or more seminar dates.