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Summer Programs for Teachers

Summer Programs

For Educators

Professional development programs at the Museum are designed to provide educators at all levels with opportunities to deepen content knowledge in different areas of science.

Summer single day workshops and multi-day institutes immerse participants into science and social studies content through lectures, guided hall explorations, and hands-on classroom activities.

Upcoming Offerings

Past Offerings

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Using Molecular Data to Conserve Big Cats

July 23, 2014

In this one-day workshop, teachers will learn how scientists are collecting and analyzing molecular data to better understand big cats in their natural habitat and assess the state of the populations.


Common Core Literacy and Museum Learning Experiences: Pterosaurs

July 22, 2014

During this one day workshop for grades K-5 educators, participants will engage in pre-, during, and post-visit activities to learn how to prepare students for a museum learning experience related the upcoming special exhibit Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs.

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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