Thursday 26 March 2020 | 10am to 3pm
East Anglian Railway Museum, Wakes Colne, C06 2DS
A FREE event for teachers exploring how to use local museums to inspire learning in science, technology, engineering, arts and maths.
Discover how, in Essex 2020 a year of science and creativity, the resources in local museums can inspire your students in STEAM subjects.
Speakers include Richard Freeman (CEO of always possible/Essex 2020) and Wendy James (initiator of My Primary School is at the Museum).
The day will Introduce you to more of the rich heritage of science and creativity in Essex, give you lots of exciting ideas to try back at school and introduce opportunities for museum partnerships.
A marketplace will showcase what else is on offer in Essex museums and enable you to discuss your future visits directly with museum staff.
Practical breakout sessions will be led by Essex Museums:
Also confirmed for the day are Southend Museums, Essex Libraries, Epping and Ongar Railway and Royal Gunpowder Mills.
You can join us for the whole or part day but please note the marketplace will only be available between 12 - 2.
Lunch is provided.