Pushing forward our professional growth

August 4, 2017: Implementation | RoP Leaders

Author: Lindzy Bivings Organization: California Academy of Sciences Hi! Lindzy Bivings, from the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, CA. Our mission is to explore, explain, and sustain life on earth. Of course, this means we do a lot of education—here at our museum in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, at schools and other […]

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Two educators smiling during an experiment

Credibility and validity for our work as educators

June 2, 2017: Aquarium | Implementation | RoP Leaders

Author: Karen Burns Organization: Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center My name is Karen Burns, and I am an Aquarium Education Specialist at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center. For nearly a decade, the Aquarium has worked to improve the skills of its education staff through incorporating reflective practice. Along with my colleague, Gallery […]

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Three educators working collaboratively.

RoP as SOP at AoP

May 24, 2017: Aquarium | Implementation | RoP Leaders

Author: Dave Bader Organization: Aquarium of the Pacific I’m Dave Bader, Director of Education at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, CA. At AoP, we’ve worked as a team to integrate RoP into the culture of our education department. As anyone who has completed a powerful professional learning experience knows, you leave the […]

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