Member Spotlight:


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.


Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Outdoor Education Peer Group

Where: Environmental Education Center @Brooklyn Bridge Park
99 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY

When:4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Workshop Organizer: Outdoor Education Peer Group

RSVP: Eliza Phillips,

Focus: Meet & Greet.  Come meet your fellow peers in the first Outdoor Education Peer Group Meeting!  We will start with a short tour of the Ed Center in Brooklyn Bridge Park and then venture onto a nearby location to continue the talk for Happy Hour!  

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