June Webinar: Teaching STEM Through Fairy Tales

Please join Heather Marden for our June Webinar, “Teaching STEM Through Fairy Tales on June 28th at 7:00 p.m. “Teaching STEM Through Fairy Tales” provides examples and learning goals of activities educators can use in their settings providing a collaboration of storytelling and innovation.  A number of activities will be shown that pertain to popular fairy tales such as “The Three Little Pigs And The Big, Bad Wolf,” “Cinderella,” and others.  The concepts of S.T.E.M. will be discussed and how we can help solve problems that arise in these familiar stories.
Heather Marden teaches a 4-year old preschool program during the school year at Birchwood Day Nursery School as well as teaches the Afterschool Program in the summer months.  She is the Committee Chair of MaineAEYC’s Membership Committee and Co-Chair of the Public Policy Committee.  Heather earned her bachelor’s degree from University of Maine Farmington in Psychology.  She has been teaching in Early Childhood for 15 years.  She loves to find fun and creative ways for children to partake in learning that fosters their natural curiosity.
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We hope you’ll join us!

April Webinar: Executive Director Town Hall Meeting

Join our new Executive Director, Tara Williams, for a town hall style webinar on Wednesday, April 26th. Tara will present some exciting new information about MaineAEYC, including our strategic direction and our public policy and advocacy initiatives. Tara will be available to answer questions and discuss topics of interest to you. What are you goals for MaineAEYC?  What do you hope we will accomplish this year and beyond? Feel free to send your questions and thoughts ahead of time to tara@maineaeyc.org.
You can join in via the internet or by phone directions are below:
Tara Williams – Wed, Apr 26, 2017
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT

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