Professional Development classes for educators are offered in conjunction with Northwest Iowa AEA during the summer.
Teacher Professional Development
June 5 - 6
8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sioux City Public Museum
Geared to K-12 teachers who would like to incorporate local history into their curriculum, the workshop even includes field trips. Historic walking tours will be led by Museum staff and a guided bus tour of Sioux City will be conducted by long-time educator Jackie Warnstadt. Participants will learn how to use digital photographs from the Museum in their classrooms.
Attendees will also have a chance to explore the Museum behind the scenes and in the galleries to connect Museum field trips to the curriculum.
Registration information is available on the NWAEA website or contact Theresa
Weaver-Basye at 279-6174. The fees are $35/credit hour for licensure renewal; $85-95/credit hour for graduate credit. One hour of graduate credit is available.