Member Spotlight:

William

William Elliston Curator of Education / Prospect Park Zoo Wildlife Conservation Society

Bill is an experienced science educator and team leader, having worked at many leading education organizations including the Brooklyn Children's Museum, the ECHO Lake Aquarium & Science Center, and the American Museum of Natural History. His early experiences growing up in the Ohio countryside fostered an enduring connection to ecology, conservation, and the natural world. 
 
Bill has developed curriculum for fieldwork and classroom learning, conducted multiple research and evaluation projects for science-education institutions, has a background in general interpretation, strategic planning, and successfully managed multiple teams of educators to inspire a love of science and commitment to stewardship in people of all ages.Currently, Bill works as the Curator of the Education Dpt at the Wildlife Conservation Society's Prospect Park Zoo.

 

The 2014 NYCMER Conference was held on Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Museum of the Moving Image.

 

Conference attendees live-tweeted using #nycmer14, and photos that Frank Rodriguez took at the conference were shared on Flickr. Download the agenda or session descriptions and presenter bios, and check out the resources section of the Member Zone (while logged into your account) to download handouts and presentations from the conference.