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K–12 Educator Program

Step In: American Period Rooms

From a re-creation of a seventeenth-century New England interior to a twentieth-century domestic space designed by the renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867–1959), period rooms can help visitors of all ages picture the past. Learn more about these spaces and glean tips for engaging students through interactive gallery conversations and activities during this half-day program. Please register online.

Common Core State Standards
Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words. (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.7)
Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively. (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.SL.1)

National Learning Standards
Understanding the Visual Arts in Relation to History and Cultures (NA-VA.9-12.4)
Making Connections Between Visual Arts and Other Disciplines (NA-VA.K-12.6)

Fee: $25

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K–12 Educator Program

Join us on September 12 for gallery conversations and activities, free resources, and more.

Find an Educator Resource

Our new interactive timeline and map will help you find teaching resources by subject area, grade, and theme.

School Groups

Bring your students to the Museum! Request a guided (grades 1–12) or self-guided (pre-K–grade 12) school visit.

Program Support

Educator programs are made possible by the Brooke Astor Fund for New York City Education in The New York Community Trust, Sherman Fairchild Foundation, Oceanic Heritage Foundation, Altman Foundation, Wells Fargo Foundation, Kenneth and Anna Zankel, Jane and Frances Stein Foundation, and Jephson Educational Trusts.