Whether you are an elementary, middle, or high school teacher, WAM invites you to make our galleries part of your classroom this year.

Class Tours

Advance reservations are required 4 weeks prior to visit to reserve space and resources for visiting groups. Guided and self-guided tour groups are subject to availability and will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. Schedule your visit 

Teacher professional development

Learn more about the student and teacher workshops WAM offers.

Teen Architecture Workshop

Every year, WAM offers a week-long summer architecture camp for high school students in grades 10-12. In consideration of the health and welfare of visitors, staff, and volunteers, the 2020 summer Teen Architecture workshop is cancelled. This popular annual teen workshop will return summer 2021.

If you have already registered and paid for a spot in the 2020 workshop, your fee will be refunded to you in full by May 1, 2020.

Classroom Resources

Artful Writing Classroom Resource Kit

This packet contains twenty color print reproductions of artwork from WAM’s permanent collection, background information, teachers resource guide, and eighteen linked writing activities for all levels. Designed to accompany the museum’s Artful Writing workshops. Grades 4-12. $25 per packet.

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Artful Writing Online Resource

Both art and writing provide meaningful opportunities to heighten perception, engage emotions, deepen thought, and broaden one’s understanding of the world.

In the Classroom

The Beautiful Brain Exhibition Resource Kit
For more information about leading a class through the exhibition The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramon y Cajal please see the Teacher Resource Kit – The Beautiful Brain.