K–12 Educator Program

Viewing for K–12 Educators: Photography and the American Civil War

Join fellow educators for a free viewing of this exhibition—which examines the evolving role of the camera during the American Civil War—on its opening day. Images range from haunting battlefield landscapes to intimate portraits of armed Confederate and Union soldiers. Please register online by March 26 for this free event.

Free with Museum admission

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Astor Educators for K–12 Learning, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Met is seeking exemplary high school teachers for the 2015–2016 Astor Educator cohort. Learn more about this exciting opportunity and apply.

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

K–12 Educator Programs are made possible by the Brooke Astor Fund for New York City Education in The New York Community Trust, Sherman Fairchild Foundation, an Anonymous Foundation, Altman Foundation, Wells Fargo Foundation, Kenneth and Anna Zankel, Jane and Frances Stein Foundation, Jephson Educational Trusts, and Smart Family Foundation.