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Hokule’a Cultural and Environmental Teacher Professional Development

January 30 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Hōkūle’a image, courtesy of the Polynesian Voyaging Society

On Saturday, January 30, 2016, the education departments of The Mariners’ Museum and the Polynesian Voyaging Society will offer an SOL-based Teacher Professional Development session designed to provide educators with content and instructional strategies to take back to their classrooms. Topics will include the Mālama Honua worldwide voyage, a comparison of early Polynesian and Powhatan societies, climate change, and how Google Maps and Tourmaker can be used in the classroom to tie it all together.

Date:  Saturday, January 30, 2016
Time:  9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Cost:  $30.00

The price includes the workshop, teaching materials, lunch and admission to The Mariners’ Museum.

Register Online Here


January 30
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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(757) 596-2222