2016 ZWPA INTERPNET CONFERENCE

The Training Cookbook

Thank you for participating in this year’s conference!

Stay tuned for 2017 dates! 

The Zoo, Wildlife Park, and Aquarium (ZWPA) section is proud to offer reduced pricing on the 2016 InterpNET Conference on October 12, 2016. From the comfort of your computer, you can join Informal educators from around the world to learn from other professionals as they share their successful interpretive training techniques in “The Training Cookbook: Recipes for Training Success”.

Presenter Abstracts and Bios

Register here: https://www.interpnet.com/nai/nai/_events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=zwpa_2016

 


ZWPA InterpNET Conference Agenda

“The Training Cookbook: Recipes for Training Success”

October 12, 2016

11:00 am Eastern Time

Opening remarks from Jess Reese

11:02 am Eastern Time

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­               Fast Food Interpretive Training by Terry Joyce of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

11:55 am Eastern

10 minute Q/A with Terry Joyce and InterpNET participants followed by a 10 min break

12:15 pm Eastern Time

Theatrical Wildlife Shows and Educational Messaging by Kelly Garrison of Birmingham Zoo, Inc

1:10 pm Eastern Time

10 minute Q/A with Kelly Garrison and InterpNET participants followed by a 10 min break

1:30 pm Eastern Time

Blended Learning as a Training Tool: using an online community to inspire continual growth in your learners by Katherine Current and Lee Peters of Shedd Aquarium

2:25 pm Eastern Time

10 minute Q/A with Katherine Current and Lee Peters and InterpNET participants followed by a 10 min break

2:45 pm Eastern Time

1 cup Knowledge – Fold in Add NatureStart™ Professional Development by Marilyn Brink of Chicago Zoological Society at Brookfield Zoo

3:40 pm Eastern Time

10 minute Q/A with Marilyn Brink and InterpNET participants.

3:50 pm Eastern Time

Closing remarks from Jess Reese

4:00pm Eastern Time

Goodbye