Past Projects

Consulting Projects

National Museum of American History: Goldman-Sachs Fellow for Early Learning, Contractor in Education and Outreach: Wonderplace- Exhibit Team, Our Story- Early Childhood Projects

LBJ Presidential Library and Museum: Early Learning Consultant

Past Program Topics

  • Museum
    • Ages and Stages of a Museum Career
    • Young Children in Museums
    • Family Learning in Museums
  • Early Childhood Education
    • Trauma and Young Children: Strategies to Support and Empower
    • STEM in Early Childhood Education
    • Literacy in Action
    • Everyday Museums: Re-imagining Classroom and Community Spaces
    • Locally Sourced Culture: Creating Meaningful Community Partnerships
    • Beyond the Dinosaur Hall: Museum Visits with Young Children
    • Outdoor Fun for Everyone
    • Structuring Your Day for Success: Routines and Transitions
    • Working Well Together: Managing Relationships with Co-Workers
    • Partnering with Families
    • Changing Up Your Learning Centers
    • Taking Advantage of Technology
    • Science of Superheroes
    • Consent, Grief, Guns & More: Navigating Sensitive Topics in Early Childhood Education

Museum Programs

Educator Programs

  • Transform Challenging behavior online Conference: Trauma and Young Children: Strateiges to Support and Empower
  • Early Childhood Investigations Webinars: Trauma and Young Children: What Every Early Educator Needs to Know
  • Northern Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children: “Listen and Chat: Trauma and Young Children”
  • Tiny Findings: Staff Development
  • Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center: Staff Development
  • Seton Hall University: Guest Lecturer- Museum Education
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Child Development Center: Staff Development
  • George Mason University: Early Childhood Professional Development Day
  • Loudoun County Department of Family Services: STEM and Early Childhood, Partnering with Families, Taking Advantage of Technology, Outdoor Learning, Changing Up Your Learning Centers, Everyday Museums, Locally Sourced Culture, Literacy in Action, Structuring Your Day for Success, Working Well Together: Managing Relationships with Co-Workers,
  • DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education LEA Institute: STEM and Early Childhood Education, Locally Sourced Culture
  • Loudoun County Parks, Recreation & Community Services Staff Development Day

Community Programs:

  • Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation: Scientific Method: Bubbles!
  • Herndon Library: Animals in Winter, My Horse of a Different Color, Monet and Science, Science in Motion, Art in Motion, The Art of Camouflage, Science of Sports
  • Burke Library: Animal Habitats, Art for Preschoolers, Science of Sports, Art in Motion
  • Oakton Library: Art in the Stacks
  • Herndon Arts Festival: Pop-Up Story Time
  • Vienna Moms Inc.: Animals in Winter
  • PB&Jack: Science Sleuths, Science of Superheroes
  • Cub Run Rec Center: Toddler and Preschool Classes
  • Smithsonian Associates: Summer Camp

Adult Programs

  • PB&Jack and Vienna Moms Inc.: “Beyond the Dinosaur Hall: Family Fun in Museums”
  • FB Meekins Preschool: “Navigating Museums with Young Families” “Five Minute Object Lessons”

Conferences and Presentations

George Mason University Child Development Center: Conference

Northern Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children: Regional Conference

The Early Childhood Partnership: Regional Conference

Southern Early Childhood Association: Regional Conference

Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children: State Conference

Virginia Association of Museums: State Conference

American Alliance of Museums: National Conference

National Association for the Education of Young Children: National Conference