Professional development and object-based student learning experiences designed to support classroom teaching objectives

Art Working

 

High School Program

Our long-standing multi-visit program for high school art classes emphasizes studio connections with our permanent collection, special exhibitions, and architecture tours. A series of three visits over the course of a semester includes in-depth guided tours and art-making lessons designed to complement the teacher’s classroom curriculum and to help students build artist portfolios. Studio art teachers must complete online applications for their classes to be considered.

Application deadline: Monday, April 15, 2024
Selections notification: Friday, May 3, 2024
Art Working schedule must be determined by: Friday, August 9, 2024

 

Questions? Contact us

Global Gallery Night

Friday, April 12, 2024 | 5–8 pm

Calling all art lovers! High school students will have the opportunity to share their research and perspectives on featured artworks from around the world during this annual spring event, hosted in partnership with Fort Worth ISD and Fort Worth Sister Cities. Applications open on February 2; orientation attendance is required. 

Located in the Kahn Building. Free to attend, but registration is required. Space is limited.

Global Gallery Night 2024 Application

Save the date flyer2024 featured artworks

Museum Forum for Teachers

June 10–14, 2024, 10 AM–4 PM

An immersive summer program for educators presented by The Warehouse, Kimbell Art Museum, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Nasher Sculpture Center, and Dallas Museum of Art.

Participating middle and high school teachers in all disciplines are invited to:

  • Participate in group discussions and creative activities designed to deepen understanding of contemporary and modern art and architecture
  • Develop strategies to teach, interpret, and use works of art
  • Connect with thematic explorations of collections, resources, and staff from each museum
  • Exchange ideas with other classroom teachers

Application deadline is April 1, 2024. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance by April 12. 

Museum Forum for Teachers tuition is $300. The cost includes all instruction, materials, and lunch each day. Enrollment is limited to 25 participants, and early applications are given priority consideration. Program sessions are held at each of the participating institutions, and CPE Credit is available for participation. Email [email protected] with questions.

Apply here

Professional Development

 

Connect and create during Saturday workshops and week-long summer programs that explore permanent collection artworks and special exhibitions; CPEs provided. View upcoming programs here.  

School Tours

 

Schedule free, docent-guided tours for your students to learn about art from around the world and across time. Learn more here.