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Educator Resources

Educator Resources

resources for teachers

Effective and inspiring arts education is a vital aspect of every child’s development. The Barnes Foundation is committed, through a variety of professional education opportunities, to helping K-12 teachers inspire their students to both appreciate and create works of art.

Classroom Resources

Find in-classroom activities and lesson plans to help build art vocabularly, literacy, math, and even science skills. Learn more

Teacher Programs

From short workshops, to in-depth conferences, the Barnes offers a variety of educational opportunities for teachers.  Learn more

Teacher Institute

Over the course of two days, teachers acquire the tools to help their students use art to meet the new Common Core State Standards. Learn more

Education Department

For more information about our education programs, contact the Education Department at 215.278.7300.