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 and lectures. 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
Senior coordinator of education programs tel 02 9225 1828
Or choose one of our scheduled events
Showcase: The Greats
A professional development event for teachers
Saturday 5 December 2015, 10am
Centenary Auditorium | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply
Image: Sandro Botticelli The Virgin adoring the sleeping Christ child (‘The Wemyss Madonna’) c1485 (detail), tempera, oil and gold on canvas, 122 × 80.5 cm Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh © Trustees of the National Galleries of Scotland