Join LACMA for in-person and virtual professional development programs and explore a wide variety of classroom resources that support student creativity, critical thinking, and interdisciplinary learning. Programs and resources continue to be added throughout the year, so check back often to see what is new!
Generous support for School and Teacher Programs is provided by the Anna H. Bing Children’s Art Endowment Fund. Additional funding is provided by The Rose Hills Foundation, The Lucille Ellis Simon Foundation, the Edward A. and Ai O. Shay Family Foundation, Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation, the Mara W. Breech Foundation, The Kenneth T. and Eileen L. Norris Foundation, Edison International, the Goodwin Family Memorial Trust, the Ducommun and Gross Family Foundation, and the Louis and Harold Price Foundation.
Visit the LACMA campus or join us online for an unforgettable, award-winning professional development experience! Enjoy engaging lectures from art and education experts, connect with colleagues from throughout the region, and learn hands-on art activities that you can take back to your classroom. In-person programs include a buffet-style dinner and free parking. All programs are standards-aligned and include curricular resources designed to support arts integration in your classroom.
In the 2022–23 school year, two programs (September and April) will take place at LACMA and two programs (December and February) will take place virtually. Virtual programs are free of charge. Tickets for in-person programs are $20.
LAUSD teachers who attend all four programs are eligible for one LAUSD Salary Point Credit upon completion of an additional assignment. Sign-up information will be shared at the September program.
Virtual programs include live captioning and in-person programs include ASL interpretation. For accommodations requests and other questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Looking for strategies and tools to create more inclusive classroom environments? Interested in learning how to support your students’ critical engagement with the world? In this series, K–12 teachers lead workshops on topics in art education that center on criticality and social justice.
In the 2022–23 school year, programs take place virtually via Zoom and include live captioning. For accommodations requests and other questions, please contact email@example.com.
Bring LACMA’s collections and exhibitions into your classroom with standards-aligned curricular resources! Find fun and engaging visual arts lessons, artists’ biographies and historical backgrounds, professional development courses, and more in our offerings below.