For Educators

For Educators

Foster your students' learning and your own in workshops and events and with online, print, and other resources.

K-12 Educator Programs

The Museum offers a variety of programs designed for K–12 educators that explore objects in the Museum's collection, interdisciplinary curriculum integration, and methods for teaching with objects.

School Groups

Teachers and their students may explore the Museum's encyclopedic collection either with a Museum guide or independently. Appointments are required of all school groups visiting the Museum.

Educator Resources

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

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

Join our professional learning community and discover how vital art is to student learning.

Online Resources for K–12 Educators

Use these online Museum resources (PDF) to support your teaching.

Visit The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky with Your Students


This groundbreaking exhibition celebrates the extraordinary beauty, power, and spiritual resonance of Native American art from many nations throughout time. Sign up now to visit the exhibition during a self-guided class trip through May 10, 2015.