Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Marjorie (Marge) Porter has extensive experience teaching science and guiding curriculum development. She is a graduate of the rigorous "NGSX" Science Exemplar training program, and conducts professional development seminars in science, both regionally and nationally. She is passionate about the need to involve young children in authentic science investigation, knowing that it is essential to their overall development and eventual career choice. Marge truly enjoys opportunities to work with and support educators in their efforts to encourage science exploration and inquiry in their classrooms. She now specializes in developing STEM and cutting edge science strategies for classroom educators and is committed to the creative use of technology to enhance and support student learning.
Marjorie is the author of Cutting Edge Tools and Strategies for Teaching Science (Grades K-6), the extensive digital resource handbook you will receive at the seminar. You won't want to miss this engaging and highly practical day to learn how to strengthen science learning whether you're teaching in-person or online.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Marge did a great job explaining the many resources and ideas! I will be able to implement them in my classroom right away."
"Very well organized. Marge is so knowledgeable about elementary science! She shared great ways to incorporate ideas into my lesson plans."
"Marge was great! She offered lots of information and made many connections to helpful resources to use in the classroom."
"This seminar made me think differently about how I teach science in my classroom. Marge had a lot of great ideas and resources."