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Teacher Tuesdays – STEAM Programming for Early Childhood & Elementary

March 5, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Teacher Tuesdays – Make, Play, Connect

-a networking event to spur ideas that teachers can test in their classrooms

STEAM programming for Early Childhood and Elementary Age Children

Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum | 2218 N. Prospect Rd, Peoria, IL 61603

Tuesday, March 5

5 pm – 6:30 pm

Professional Development Units will be available for this event.

STEAM programming for Early Childhood and Elementary Age Children

Learn about how the PlayHouse staff use their Sci Lab to engage young learners in science, specifically biology and circuitry.  You will also get to check out their new engineering tables which can also have ideas for open-ended learning adapted to the classroom.

Special Addition – Youth Component

This month’s Teacher Tuesdays includes an invitation for participants to bring their children, ages 6 and older, to participate in their own STEM-related activities.

Teacher Tuesdays is a networking event designed to foster peer-to-peer support for learning. Building a learning community around Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM)Education for our region.

In addition to monthly networking events, we are building an online network Tech Teachers GP –Join our conversation:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/TECHTeacherGP/
Teacher Tuesday programming partners include University of Illinois Extension Fulton-Mason-Peoria-Tazewell Unit, River City Labs, Greater Peoria EDC, Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum, Peoria Riverfront Museum, Bradley University, Area School Districts, Caterpillar Inc. | Innovation & Technology Development Division, and ICE-HOI Illinois Computing Educators – Heart of Illinois.


March 5, 2019
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum
2218 N Prospect RD
Peoria, IL 61603 United States
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