The Houston Museum of Natural Science is proud to present The Educator Event @HMNS, generously supported by Shell, on January 21, 2017. This conference-style event gives educators a unique chance to learn about the educational opportunities provided by museums, educational nonprofits and local organizations in and around Houston. Attendees will earn three hours of CPE credit by attending a variety of exciting, hands-on workshops, and in addition, we will have exclusive drawings for educators to win prizes provided by Shell! The drawing is for educators only, and educators must be present to win.
Museums, local organizations, and educational non-profits are invited to participate in The Educator Event @HMNS! The following museums and organizations will be participating this year. Organizations in bold will be presenting workshops.
- 1940 Air Terminal Museum
- ASCE Houston Branch
- Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, MFAH
- Big Thicket National Preserve
- Blackwood Educational Land Institute
- City of Houston WaterWorks Education Center
- Downtown Aquarium
- Fort Bend Museum and George Ranch Historical Park
- Geophysical Society of Houston
- Holocaust Museum Houston
- Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
- Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
- Houston Center for Photography
- Houston Forensic Science Center
- Houston Museum of Natural Science
- Houston Public Library
- Houston SPCA
- Houston Zoo
- Lawndale Art Center
- Lone Star Flight Museum
- Moody Gardens
- NASA Johnson Space Center Education
- National Museum of Funeral History
- Offshore Energy Center
- San Jacinto Battleground/Battleship Texas SHS
- Space Center Houston
- The Heritage Society
- The Tailored Teacher, LLC
The Educator Event @HMNS is open to all Houston-area teachers, school administrators, student teachers, education undergraduate and graduate students and home school educators. Participants will receive complimentary entrance to the HMNS permanent exhibit halls all day, and they will have the opportunity to earn three hours of CPE credit. To earn credit, participants must attend three 45-minute workshops.
Registration is FREE for all educators! Note: Registration has reached capacity and is now closed for 2017. There will be no day-of registration. Please join us at The Educator Event 2018!
Generously supported by Shell.
For more information on The Educator Event @HMNS, please email EducatorEvent@hmns.org.