Looking for ways to make learning come to life? Let us help you! The Oriental Institute offers one of the most exciting field trip destinations in the region, plus a plethora of great resources that will enrich both teachers' and students' learning experiences, whether at the Museum or in the comfort of the classroom.

Educator Pass Membership

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Educator Resources

Optimize your students' learning experience with the Oriental Institute Museum collections & resources

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Field Trips

Bring your students to the Museum! Field trips engage the senses, bring curriculum concepts to life, and inspire questions about the ancient cultures.

Tours & Group Visits

Professional Development

Increase content knowledge, discover new resources, and swap stories when you attend professional development opportunities at the Oriental Institute.

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Teacher Cohort Academy

Participate in a STEAM-focused professional development program guided by our world-leading scholars and experienced museum educators.

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The Griffin Award for Teacher of Excellence

An annual award program that recognizes outstanding K-16 teachers in social studies, art, and world history.

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