AMNH offers Museum-based courses through education and policy partnerships with several colleges and universities. These courses are developed in collaboration with the higher education partners and taught by teams of museum scientists and educators or by university and museum faculty.
January 24, 2015 - February 15, 2015
Graduate course with Teachers College - participants study the theory and practice of teaching natural and physical sciences (K-12) using informal, science-rich settings.
February 7, 2015 - May 16, 2015
Graduate course with Lehman College - middle and high school teachers develop theoretical and practical perspectives on the use of museum exhibitions and resources for teaching science.
May 28, 2015 - June 23, 2015
Graduate Course with Bank Street College of Education - an introduction to the scientific exploration of the natural world.
September 5, 2013 - December 5, 2013
Undergraduate course with Barnard College - For students interested in urban education, science teaching, and science careers.
September 5, 2013 - December 18, 2013
Undergraduate course with the School of Visual Arts - This course will explore the science of the tools that visual artists use.