K–12 Educator Program

Webinar for Educators: Picturing the Civil War

Examine art depicting or created during the Civil War era in this interactive session cohosted by the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Register online.

This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Civil War and American Art.

Common Core State Standards

SL.CCR.2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

National Standards

NSS-USH-5-12.5 Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction (1850­–1877)

Fee: $10

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Teens Take the Met

Take over the Met for the night! Drop in for teen-only activities across the Museum, organized by over fifty NYC cultural and community organizations.

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.