Past Events - Professional Learning

Past Events - Professional Learning

Professional Learnings

Our professional learning workshops for teachers and administrators provide a forum to engage in interdisciplinary learning; practice pedagogical approaches; and an opportunity to learn about museum-based school programs and curricula.  

Past Events

Thursday, June 9, 2016
All Educators Welcome
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301, Building A
9:30AM – 3:00PM
$35 per person

Support inquiry with primary sources found in the Staten Island Museum’s local history archive. Describe examples of the benefits of teaching with primary sources and identify key considerations for selecting primary sources for instructional use. Tour the Staten Island Museum and grounds of Snug Harbor.
Contact Loretta Lonecke or 718.483.7103 for more information or to register by phone.


Thursday, May 19, 2016
For School Administrators
Bringing the World Home: Art and Local History
In Collaboration with the Center for Arts Education
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301, Building A
12:30PM -4:00PM

CAE, in collaboration with the Staten Island Museum, present an interdisciplinary approach to enrich your art, science and history curricula through object-based analysis and skills to deconstruct paintings and historical documents. Tour the Museum with the Curator of Art, engage in a hands-on art-making workshop and receive resource materials to take back to your school.