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Educator Professional Development

Educators' Evenings

Exhibition openings with curator introductions and relevant resources.

Hack the Universe

Programs and Events

BridgeUp: STEM

AMNH’s newest education program, BridgeUp: STEM is focused on the intersection of computer science and science.

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Educator Professional Development

Urban Advantage

Program designed to support NYC middle school student investigations.

Resources

Tardigrade Tickets

Curriculum Collection

For Educators

Explore incredible adaptations that allow life to thrive even in the most unlikely places on Earth with these resources for the Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Adaptations exhibition. The educator's guide will help you and your students investigate the exhibition. 

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Curriculum Collection

Antarctica

Take your students to the world's most extreme environment with this curriculum. As they investigate Antarctica, they will also learn about world climate, day and night cycles, ocean circulation, animal adaptation, and scientists working "in the field."

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.

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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.

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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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