Educators' Evenings

Educator Professional Development

Educators' Evenings

Exhibition openings with curator introductions and relevant resources.

Urban Advantage

Educator Professional Development

Urban Advantage

The program provides professional development for teachers; equipment and supplies for schools; and field trips and vouchers for students, families, teachers, and administrators.

Online Courses

Seminars on Science, Online courses for educators

Seminars on Science

Seminars on Science, the Museum's online professional learning program for educators, offers courses in the life, Earth, and physical sciences. Graduate credit is available from university partners.


Polluted Water Keep Out

Curriculum Collection

Ecology Disrupted

High school ecology curriculum that uses real scientific data to link everyday human impacts to ecological principles.


English Language Learners

An overview of a 2007-2009 collaboration between the Museum and NYC public schools in a Science Literacy Program for science educators working with English language learners (ELL) in 6th grade that capitalized on the use of "Visual Scientific Resources" to deepen knowledge of Earth science.


Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Arts in Teaching

Learn to teach Earth and Space science in New York City through the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Urban Residency Program at the American Museum of Natural History; the first urban teacher residency program offered by a museum.

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