Synopsis: Educators practice a variety of techniques to make storytelling more engaging for young learners, while learning a story that they can take back to the classroom and present to their students.
Start Time: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 4:00 PM
End Time: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 7:00 PM
Location: Voorhees Hall Incl Zimmerli Art Museum
Address: 71 Hamilton Street
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: Free
Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
Category: Special Event
Web Site: http://zimmerlimuseum.rutgers.edu/k-12-educators-schools/programs-pre-k-12-educators-and-students#Storytelling
Contact Name: Education Dept
Contact Email: education@zimmerli.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7237
Special Criteria: Registration is Required
Additional Information:

Storytelling is a powerful educational tool for developing children’s language skills. The use of storytelling in the classroom stimulates students’ ability to sequence, predict, and comprehend.

For this special teacher workshop offered in conjunction with our annual Celebration of Storytelling, storytellers Jim Rohe and Gerald Fierst work together to present a fun and informative session that is sure to shake up your storytelling routine.

A light dinner is provided. Participants receive three professional credit development hours. Seating is limited; to register, email this form to education@zimmerli.rutgers.edu.

Target Audience: Current Students,  Researchers,  Visitors,  Commuters,  Donors & Supporters,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Prospective Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public,  Parents & Families