School’s out for summer! We’re taking a break from hosting new online conferences for the summer but in the meantime, check out these recommended Smithsonian archived sessions that allow you to hear from experts from around the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 research centers and the National Zoo:
- Abraham Lincoln
- Problem Solving with Smithsonian Experts
- Climate Change
- Environmental Education Series: Land
- Environmental Education Series: Water Matters
- Diplomacy in Action
- Teaching the 57th U.S. Presidential Inauguration, Q&A with Smithsonian Experts
Check back for future events in fall 2014.
Earn a Digital Badge:
Motivate and reward your students as they explore their interests! With Smithsonian Quests™, students earn digital badges as they discover all the Smithsonian has to offer, from art to zoology, from underwater to outer space, from current problems to future solutions. The interdisciplinary content aligns with many Common Core standards, including the use of digital media in learning.
Participants in the Smithsonian Online Education Series can earn digital badges for their involvement. The more you elect to participate the more you can earn.
Keep the dialogue going — or start it! Join in on any discussion, or start a new topic. You can also start a discussion related to any presentation by clicking the “Discuss” button on that session’s page. We’ll see you there!
Test your computer’s readiness for the live online sessions. This special configuration area checks your connection to the virtual classroom platform used for the real-time events — and it helps you test your audio. Try it now!
We will be posting all online series recordings for you to tune in at any time to revisit the archives.