Institute program includes
presentations to illuminate content, workshop-type hands-on
activities and investigations on
sessions will be provided by Hollins University faculty
and by educators and scientists from the Blue Ridge Soil and Conservation District, Mill
Mountain Zoo, the Science Museum of Western Virginia, the Virginia Museum of Transportation,
and the Virginia
Museum of Natural History.
Books by Dr. Bentley: Connecting Children to Nature (2014), Teaching Constructivist
Science K-8 (2007), and The Educator's Field Guide (2011).
Michael L. Bentley, EdD,
Renee Godard, PhD, Co-Director, Life Science
Dan Derringer, PhD, Physical
Dennis Casey, PhD, Earth & Space Science
Teresa Auldridge, National FOSS Consultant, Integrating Curriculum through Investigations