Participation in professional development events counts towards maintaining professional certification from the New York City Department of Education. The offerings support teachers as they work toward aligning curriculum and instructional priorities with Common Core State Standards. Reservations are required for all events.

  • Social Activism Conference

    The 4th Annual Teaching Social Activism in the Classroom Conference: Saturday, May 21, 2016

  • P Credit Courses

    The Museum offers P Credit courses throughout the year featuring leading historians, engaging gallery tours, and hands-on workshops.

  • Workshops

    Workshops are designed to help teachers learn engaging historical content through hands-on activities that they can use in their classrooms. Opportunities range from afterschool programs to full-day opportunities throughout the school year.

  • In-School Professional Development

    Bring a Museum of the City of New York educator to your school to lead teachers in a hands-on activity using the Museum’s rich collections of prints, photographs, and ephemera.

  • Open Houses

    Join us for free tours of our ongoing and special exhibitions led by historians, curators, and educators.

  • Lectures

    Join some of the country’s most notable scholars for evenings of discussion on topics surrounding the Museum’s exhibitions and collections.