Museum & Science Center

2024 Educator Open House

Join fellow educators for an evening out exploring the RMSC! This free event is open to all educators, including K-12, college, adult, out of school, alternative, and homeschool settings with a valid form of professional ID.

  • Museum & Science Center
  • January 10, 2024 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Ages 21+

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Join fellow educators for an evening out exploring the RMSC! Warm up with a tasty treat while networking with local educators and explore the endless learning opportunities offered by the RMSC. There’s a lot going on and we want you to leave armed with the countless ways our programs can complement your classroom teaching.

Throughout the evening, engage in RMSC experiences that will ignite the curiosity of your students– explore our new Wonders of Water exhibit, catch a live science show, or try your hand at a variety of standards-aligned field trip activities, from animal adaptations to the science of sound to clean energy engineering challenges. You’ll even have the chance to plan your field trip with staff on-site to set up a reservation and answer any questions you may have.


WHAT TO expect:

  • Check in at the Welcome Desk upon arrival. Check in enters you into a raffle to win a free field trip for your calss!
  • Snag some deals in the Shop @ the RMSC
  • Stop by the Guest Services table to talk with RMSC staff about booking field trips, buses, scholarships, and much more!
  • Take a chill moment to explore our all-new Survival of the Slowest exhibit.
  • Enjoy a snack/beverage to fuel your exploration of the RMSC
  • Learn about our outreach programs and Live Science shows in the Bausch Auditorium
  • Check out our Life Science Lab and discover field trip opportunities out at the RMSC’s Cumming Nature Center in Naples.
  • Dig into our Rocks & Fossils field trip in the new Physical Science Lab
  • Meet some live aimals and explore more field trip options in the Carlson INquiry Room
  • Watch datasets come to life in our Science on a Sphere theater and chat with an expert presenter.
  • Network with other educators!

About The Event

  • Museum & Science Center
  • January 10, 2024 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • 3 hours

Registration

This event is FREE for educators, but registration is required.


Register online or call 585.697.1942