Young Scientists Lead the Way

Professional Development
Offered by: 
Professional DevelopmentScience

Description

In this workshop, teachers will investigate ways to more often put their elementary students in charge of their own learning, becoming partners in the science classroom. Participants will uncover fresh teaching ideas to engage and empower their students, allowing them to lead the way in making science discoveries and creating engineering marvels. This workshop will incorporate different strategies and ideas for crafting a unit, from engagement to assessment.

Audience and Grade Level

Teachers; Grades K - 5

Credits

Certificate of Attendance, 6 hours

Availability

Future training dates will be announced here. If you have questions or are interested in offering this training on-site, please contact us.

Instructor(s)

  • Photo of Danielle Larkin

    Danielle Larkin is a teacher at Mapleshade School in East Longmeadow, MA. She has been teaching elementary school for 11 years. Danielle began her career in education at Framingham State University where she studied Elementary Education and Natural Sciences. Danielle later went on to graduate with her Masters of Arts in Teaching from Elms College and earned her license as a reading specialist.

For more information, contact:
Position: 
Events Coordinator
Phone: 
413.586.4900 x5981
Email: 
esullivan@collaborative.org

Registration

A maximum class size is set for each course and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of registrations for a course exceeds the maximum seats available or is too low to be able to conduct a quality learning experience, CES will inform you of available options.

Course Cancellation

If you wish to cancel your registration, please submit a request in writing (via mail, email or fax) no later than 5 business days before the workshop’s start date. After that, there are no refunds or billing adjustments.

In the event that a course is cancelled by the Collaborative for Educational Services, we will notify you as soon as possible. Please be sure to provide your best email address and phone number so we can contact you.  Although every effort is made to avoid last minute cancellations, if an emergency arises, we will do our best to reach you at the phone number and email address you provide. 

Inclement Weather

Any delays or cancellations are posted online at collaborative.org. You may also call 413.588.5979 after 6:30am for information about classes that day.