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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
Bookings essential

More information:
Senior coordinator of education programs tel 02 9225 1828

Or choose one of our scheduled events

HSC teachers day 2015

For teachers from low SES school communities

Thursday 19 November 2015, 9.45am

Duration 4 hours, 15 minutes
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Free, bookings required

Showcase: The Greats

A professional development event for teachers

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

Saturday 5 December 2015, 10am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply