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

Museum Forum for Teachers


Monday–Friday, July 10–14, 10 am–4 pm

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

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 in both online and classroom settings  
  • Connect with thematic explorations of collections, resources, and staff from each museum  
  • Exchange ideas with other classroom teachers    


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: Friday, April 14, 2023
Selections notification: Monday, May 1, 2023
Art Working schedule must be determined by: August 31, 2023



Questions? Contact us

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.