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Recent Blog Posts
This is my new partner in crime – Sasha, the Curious Doll. I’ve recruited Sasha to help me teach STEM concepts in a preschool enrichment class. I’m creating a series of images I will use to demonstrate that we can learn about a wide range of STEM topics -- power,...read more
I recently had a ton of fun talking about play as a guest speaker on a live webinar for Bright Horizons, an international provider of quality early childhood programs. Moderator Melanie Brooks and I talked about the joys and benefits of pretend play, messy play,...read more
Spread the word! In January I’ll be leading a series of teacher workshops for early childhood and primary grade teachers and administrators. The workshops will take place at Northwestern University in Evanston. We’ll discuss how to introduce coding and robotics...read more
Ann frequently leads Saturday morning story time sessions at Evanston’s favorite independent bookstore.
Location: Bookends & Beginnings, 1712 Sherman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois
Next session: Saturday, June 10, 10:30 a.m.
University of Washington, Seattle
Tech Beginnings Workshops for Early Childhood Teachers and Parents
Location: Seattle, Washington
Date: May 13, 2017
Illinois Migrant Education Workshop
STEM Learning through Block Play
Location: Naperville, IL
Date: June 13, 2017