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Professional Development

Professional Opportunities

For Teachers by Teachers

Collaborate with Museum educators to create activities and lesson plans for the Museum! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

For Teachers By Teachers Application

Educator Workshops

Integrating the Arts
Saturday, July 26, 2014. 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join members of our Performing Arts and School Programs team to get inspired by the arts! Explore ways to integrate the arts into your classroom, while meeting standards and sharing your own creativity with your colleagues.

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The Study of Squirrels
Saturday, August 2, 2014. 9 am - 1 pm

An ubiquitous L.A. neighbor with unique local history, squirrels are animals we can easily observe! Increase your squirrel smarts and learn about activities to facilitate student inquiry in the classroom. Discuss how to study squirrels with students to meet Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards.

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To Register

Click links above to register for Educator Workshop through the Natural History Museum.

Registration for workshops in collaboration with UCLA CenterX are through UCLA CenterX.

For questions, e-mail or call (213) 763-3529.

All Professional Development at the NHM is free unless otherwise noted. To ensure we are taking advantage of our resources, let us know if you cannot attend so we can offer opportunities to others.

Stay Informed

Be sure to check out What's New to learn about upcoming student and teacher opportunities and to sign up to receive our quarterly NHM School Programs newsletter For Teachers!

Workshop Resources

Visit our Workshop Resources Page to download documents from recent NHM Educator Workshops!