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2017 Curiosity and Learning Conference
October 28 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm$75.00
Third Annual Conference Inspired by the Hawkins Education Philosophy
When: Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cost: $75.00 (CEUs are available)
Where: Wheelock’s Boston Campus
Wheelock College’s annual conference of hands-on experiences, inspired by the education philosophy of David and Frances Hawkins, offers enriching professional development to educators from schools at all age levels, museums, and family child care providers.
This conference provides an opportunity to practice many ways to nurture curiosity and wonder in ourselves and our students. It features hands-on stations where you can experiment with provocations and materials and informally engage with Wheelock faculty from science, math, art, and education.
SPACE IS LIMITED TO 120 PEOPLE TOTAL.
New for 2017: Curiosity Station Scholarship Winners!
Two teaching teams were selected to create innovative stations.
with Lizzy Schlichting and Cynthia Evans
Preschool teachers from the Peabody Terrace Children’s Center
Create patterns and textures of art using natural materials inspired by Andy Goldsworthy’s style of creative masterpiece.
with Ann Scalley and Emily Cooperman
Preschool teachers from the Lesley Ellis School
Their 3 year olds created moving robots with recycled materials. You can create one too.
Visit wheelock.edu/curiosityconference for full agenda and conference updates.