Educators' Evenings are working receptions. Activities include a catered reception, an introduction to the exhibition by curators and educators, curriculum materials and demonstrations, and resources to support field trips with students.

These programs are free to educators, but they require pre-registration and complementary tickets.

Upcoming Offerings

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Dinosaurs Among Us Educators' Evening

October 7, 2016

Join us for an evening celebrating the latest exhibition Dinosaurs Among Us. Teachers can view the exhibition, hear from the curators who worked on the exhibit, network with other educators, and gather resources on how to use the exhibit with their students.

Past Offerings

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Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Species Educators' Evening

September 25, 2015

Join us for an evening celebrating the latest exhibition Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Species. Teachers can view the exhibition, hear from the curators who worked on the exhibit, network with other educators, and gather resources on how to use the exhibit with their students.

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An Evening for Educators: New Horizons Mission to Pluto

May 14, 2015

Join us for this special evening reception and presentation for educators to learn about NASA’s New Horizons Mission, the first reconnaissance of the dwarf planet Pluto and the distant, mysterious Kuiper Belt, a relic of solar system formation. 

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Natures' Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters Educators' Evening

January 30, 2015

Join us for an evening celebrating the latest exhibition Nature's Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters. Teachers can view the exhibition, hear from the curators who worked on the exhibit, network with other educators, and gather resources on how to use the exhibit with their students.

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Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs Educators' Evening

September 19, 2014

Join us for an evening celebrating the latest exhibition Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs. Teachers can view the exhibition, hear from the curators who worked on the exhibit, network with other educators, and gather resources on how to use the exhibit with their students.