Curiosity and Learning Conference, sponsored by the Documentation Studio @ the Earl Center for Learning and Innovation
October 26 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Join our “unconference” where you guide your own day engaging at over 20 stations led by BU Wheelock faculty and community members from fields of science, math, engineering, arts, literature, movement, and more. These are open-ended stations using readily available and recycled materials with facilitators who will spark your curiosity and engage you to ask questions and wonder how to bring these ideas to your students.
This conference is appropriate for educators of learners aged preschool to middle school. The conference begins with a 30-minute introduction and keynote address on the importance of play, curiosity, and learning and then educators are free to move and visit the stations. We will gather the last 30 minutes of the conference to share ideas and take-aways.
Learn more and view updates here: www.bu.edu/wheelock/curiosity
A certificate for 5 continuing education credits will be available.
Conference tickets are limited, purchase your tickets to guarantee attendance as this conference typically fills by the end of September.
Parking is available at 375 Longwood Avenue, Boston (just one block from the conference). Cost is just $8 for a 24-hour period on Saturday.
If you require any special accomodations, please note that on your order form when you register.
Lunch is on your own. Bring your own lunch or dine in the campus dining room for an all-you-can-eat fixed price brunch/lunch ($12.50 plus tax).