1. Build shared language and understanding through delving into the literature on learning and teaching;2. Engage practitioners in habits of reflections through observing their own teaching, as a means to develop their practice and make it public; and3. Nurture a tradition of continued professional learning, and thereby build a professional learning community within an institution.
For more information: http://www.amnh.org/learn-teach/educators/rop
✦ Opportunities to experience the sessions and activities in the program;✦ A complete curriculum guide,implementation models and some supporting materials;✦ Connections with other informal (science)educators who plan to implement RoP;✦ Help customizing the implementation models for their institution and needs;✦ Continental breakfast, lunch and snacks each day; and✦ Ongoing technical assistance to ensure successful implementation of the program and continued connection with RoP peers.
Each Coaching Workshop participant will be asked to bring a video of them teaching or engaging an audience. More will be shared with participants prior to workshop.
Please have each participating member of your institution complete this application separately