Upcoming Teacher Workshops

The Connie Towson Ford Teacher Resource Center (TRC) offers professional development workshops to support learning in all grade levels and subject areas. For questions about workshop content please contact Dale Hilton (216-707-2491 or dhilton [at] clevelandart.org) or Hajnal Eppley (216-707-6811 or heppley [at] clevelandart.org). For workshops in the Early Childhood Educator series, please contact Liz Clay (216-707-2181 or lclay [at] clevelandart.org). To register for workshops, call the ticket center at 216-421-7350.


Educator’s Night Out: Gallery Teaching for the Classroom
Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 6:00–7:30 p.m.
Explore gallery techniques and activities that can be appropriated for classroom use. A cash bar will be available and your first drink is on us! $5, free for TRC Advantage members. To register, call 216-421-7350.


Rejuvenate: The Essence and Art of Teaching
July 28–30, 2015 9:30 a.m–3:30 p.m.
Get rejuvenated before the start of the school year in this workshop presented by the Cleveland Botanical Gardens and the Cleveland Museum of Art. Inspired by garden themes and plants, we’ll experiment with new teaching techniques in both spaces, and complete activities designed to revitalize you as an individual. Explore ideas for classroom projects influenced by the CMA’s fall exhibition Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse and the inviting resources of the Botanical Gardens. $200. Graduate credit may be available for an additional fee. To register, call 216-421-7350.


Educator Open House
August 12, 2015, 2:30–5:30 p.m.
Receive resources for your classroom and explore all of CMA’s programs and curriculum for students and educators. The event is free, but RSVP’s are requested. Please register by emailing heppley [at] clevelandart.org.


TRC to Go—Professional development comes to you!

The TRC offers professional development sessions custom-designed for your district, school, or subject area. From artworks to teaching kits, on-site offerings and off-site programs, explore ways that CMA can support curriculum across all subject areas and grade levels. To book a visit to your faculty meeting or district professional development day, or to find out more, contact Dale Hilton (216-707-2491 or dhilton [at] clevelandart.org) or Hajnal Eppley (216-707-6811 or heppley [at] clevelandart.org).