The Museum offers a range of professional development courses and academies designed to strengthen your expertise and help you integrate hands-on science activities into your classroom more effectively.
Generous support of the Museum’s Teacher Programs Department provided by AJL Charitable Foundation, Agilent Technologies Foundation, BBVA Compass, SCFD, and Xcel Energy.
For practicing 7th–12th grade teachers
This hybrid 6-week course especially for secondary teachers is designed to give educators a more in-depth study of the brain.
For practicing 3rd–5th grade teachers
This hands-on learning experience provides fun and inventive ways to use inquiry while capitalizing on the life and physical science resources and experts available to you at the Museum.
For practicing 6th–8th grade teachers
Inquiry Academy is designed to provide teachers with authentic inquiry experiences, ranging from closely guided to fully open inquiry techniques.