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TMA offers a wealth of materials and activities based on our collection and special exhibitions for K-12 educators.

Enrich your teaching practice through workshops that explore intersections between Visual Literacy and core curriculum. Throughout the year, Museum offers a variety of professional development opportunities for K-16 educators.

Drawn to Learn: Visual Strategies for Student Success

Friday, June 14

This unique one-day conference for K-12 teachers will be held at the Toledo Museum of Art on June 14, 2019. Highlights of the event will include a keynote from Scott McCloud, American cartoonist and comic theorist, and featured presentation by Wendi Pillars, author of Visual Note-taking for Educators. In addition, a variety of breakout workshops meeting Ohio Learning Standards, ranging from reading currency to classroom filmmaking, will be offered.

Conference registration includes access to all sessions, certificate offering 10 contact hours, and lunch. Limited to the first 100 registrants.

Registration required.

Materials for Educators

Downloadable resources to help teachers bring the TMA collection into the classroom. Use these materials before and after your visit to prepare your students and extend the learning.

Discovery Boxes

Get your students excited about learning with our popular Discovery Boxes. Available for a variety of subjects and grade levels, these exciting learning tools include DVDs, CDs, activity sheets, lesson plans, games, posters, handling objects, and more.

To view a list of available Discovery Boxes, search the Library catalog. Click on the Tab, Advanced, then under Collection choose Discovery Boxes, then click OK. This will bring up a list of current discovery boxes.