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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, lectures and practical workshops. Themes and focus areas can be negotiated, enabling aspects of the day to be tailor-made.

Held on pupil-free days every year
10am–3pm
$60 per person
Bookings essential
Note: Term Two 2014 booked out but places available for the rest of 2014

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

Or choose one of our scheduled events

Portraiture K-6 teachers day

Focus on the visual language of portraiture

Image: Del Kathryn Barton hugo (detail), Archibald Prize 2013 winner

Friday 8 August 2014, 10am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Centenary Auditorium
Charges apply