• Educator Preview: New York at Its Core

    Nov 08, 2016

    Educators are invited to spend the November 8 professional learning day at the museum for a FREE preview of New York at Its Core and to learn about upcoming events for teachers, students, and families for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Educator Evening: Mastering the Metropolis

    Dec 06, 2016

    On the 100th anniversary of America’s first comprehensive zoning resolution, examine the history, debates, and effects of the evolving law during this curator-led tour.

  • Seminar Day: Health and Fitness

    Dec 11, 2016

    Create, cook, stretch, and learn during this day co-sponsored by the NYC Department of Health that combines sessions on fitness, healthy eating, history, and policy planning initiatives.

  • Chancellor’s Day: Gay Gotham

    Jan 30, 2017

    Discover the artistic subcultures in New York during the 20th century and celebrate the queer creative networks whose radical ideas had lasting effects on the mainstream.

  • Seminar Day: Rhythm & Power

    Feb 11, 2017

    Learn the history of the city by embracing its many beats. Bring literacy, science, geography, and history into your classroom via gallery tours, and music, dance, and art workshops.

  • Seminar Day: City Stories

    Mar 19, 2017

    Hear from the professionals who curated the first-ever exhibition on NYC’s history, get up close and personal with the material, and learn how we decide what sources to display and what descriptions go on our walls.

  • Teaching Social Activism Conference

    May 06, 2017

    Educators are invited to present and participate in this free full-day conference, which highlights the various tools and techniques used by teachers to engage their students in the history and practice of social change.

  • Chancellor’s Day: Water Ways

    Jun 08, 2017

    From pre-colonial times to today, water has shaped the city’s history. Learn how water has impacted the city’s growth through a variety of lenses.