Educator Resources

Teacher Education
The Boise Art Museum offers Teacher Institutes each summer and a Educator Workshop Series in the Fall. Teachers receive the opportunity to learn strategies, develop techniques, and expand resources that can be used in the classroom.

Integrating Art in the Classroom: 2-D Techniques | July 9-13, 2018

July 9-13, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Learn to actively engage students with works of art! This class focuses on integrating art into the required classroom curricula through participation in innovative activities that combine classroom subjects with the creation of 2-D artwork – paintings, prints, collages, drawings, and works on paper. Time: Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day Instructor: Terra Feast, Curator of Education Cost: $80 (includes supplies & lunch) Credits: Register for two optional Boise State University professional development credits the first day of class. Class size is limited. Registration Form »

Integrating Art in the Classroom: 3-D Processes | July 23-27, 2018

July 23-27, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Learn to develop visual art projects that focus on thinking three-dimensionally! This class focuses on integrating art into the required classroom curricula through participation in innovative activities that combine classroom subjects with the creation of 3-D artwork – sculptures, reliefs, ceramics, and found-object collages. Time: Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day Instructor: Terra Feast, Curator of Education Cost: $80 (includes supplies & lunch) Credits: Register for two optional Boise State University professional development credits the first day of class. Class size is limited. Registration Form »

**FULL** Workshop: Art & Science, STEAM in the Classroom | July 30 & 31, 2018

July 30 & 31, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Learn to connect visual art projects to your STEM curriculum! This workshop focuses on exploring a variety of media and hands-on activities related to science and visual art, using observation skills, problem-solving, and art-making techniques to go from STEM to STEAM. Time: Monday & Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. each day Instructor: Terra Feast, Curator of Education Cost: $60 (includes supplies & lunch) Credits: Register for one optional Boise State University professional development credit the first day of class. This workshop is FULL

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Educator Evening
The Boise Art Museum offers special evening events for BAM Educator Members. Educator Evenings are a great opportunity for professional educators to preview tours, participate in hands-on projects and demonstrations, review audio/visual loan materials, socialize and gather resources for the classroom.


Educator Memberships

Full time educators qualify for a BAM Affiliate Individual Membership at $35/year.

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