GlassRoots hosts Teachers Open House sessions to provide a firsthand look at how our field trips, in-class workshops, and other education programs meet curriculum standards and enhance your classroom connections. Take advantage of our vast resources to light the fires of learning! Our teachers open house is a free networking and professional development event for educators at all levels. Its offered several times per year and seeks to provide a range of opportunities for educators to learn, be inspired, relax, and engage with our studio staff about integrating glass art into their curriculum. Access descriptions of our current and upcoming educator events designed to nourish educators' personal learning as well as provide strategies for use in the classroom and beyond.
Teachers Open House Schedule 2018-2019 Tuesday, October 30 Tuesday, November 13 Monday, February 4 Tuesday, March 12 Thursday, April 11
All Open Houses are 4pm to 5:30pm
We are GlassRoots, where art, science, math and history meet!
TRY your hand at melting glass to create beads on a torch heated to 2000 degrees
CONNECT your STEM lessons to real-life experiences
LEARN about our exciting field trips, classes and workshops in flameworking, kilnforming, glassblowing, mosaics and more!
EARN 1.5 hours of professional development credit hours
HEAR about our entrepreneurial programs for high school students
ATTENDENCE IS FREE, BUTS YOU MUST RSVP! RSVP to Lisa Duggan, Program Director at 973-353-9555 Light refreshments and door prizes for all educators in attendance!
10 Bleeker Street, Newark NJ 07102 Between Halsey & Washington Streets * Just one block south of The Newark Museum