What’s on for teachers
The Gallery offers intensive and inspiring teacher professional development programs catering specifically for K–6 and 7–12 educators and trainee teachers. Relevant links to the Visual Arts syllabus are incorporated into each program, which includes lectures, discussions and workshops by educators, historians, artists and critics.
Book a staff development day (Years K–6)
An opportunity for the whole staff to explore the possibilities of teaching and learning in the Visual Arts and other Key Learning Areas, using the Gallery’s collection as a starting point. Includes creative strategies for looking at art and programming ideas for the classroom, incorporating a blend of specially designed programs, tours, lectures and practical workshops. Themes and focus areas can be negotiated, enabling aspects of the day to be tailor-made.
Held on pupil-free days every year
$60 per person
Note: 2014 booked out but places available for 2015
Senior coordinator of education programs tel 02 9225 1828
Or choose one of our scheduled events
Learning symposium 2015
The Gallery’s annual visual arts conference for teachers
26–28 February 2015
Day 1: Thursday 26 February, 12.45pm–4pm
Day 2: Friday 27 February, 9.30am–3pm
Day 3: Saturday 28 February, 9.30am–3pm
Exploring Asia in action
A professional development event for teachers
Friday 13 March 2015, 10am
Duration 5 hours | Charges apply
Image: Lotus-clad Radha and Krishna c1700–10, India.