The Oriental Institute Public Education Department offers a range of professional development programs and free welcome events to educators year-round. Visit the Teacher Programs and Educator Guides & Resources for our most updated offerings.
Field trips engage the senses, bring curriculum concepts to life, and inspire questions about the ancient cultures. For information about our K-12 tour programs, please visit the Field Trips page. For other inquiries, please contact Public Education & Outreach Department at email@example.com.
Online Teacher Professional Development: Investigating Nutrition–The Advent of Agriculture in Mesopotamia | October 5–November 30, 2015
Take a leading role in archaeology education. Open to teachers, museum educators, and archaeologists. Get in-depth instruction of the new curriculum guide Project Archaeology: Investigating Nutrition. 24 CPDUs.Learn More
Continuing Education Course: Multiculturalism in the Medieval Mediterranean and Beyond | October 10–31, 2015
A four-week course that examines the diverse cultural influences which helped to shape Islamic art in the medieval and early modern periods (11th-19th centuries AD). 12 CPDUs.Learn More
Learn new ways to teach STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) to your students, and discover ideas to enrich your classroom at this mini-conference. Open to classroom and homeschool educators. 4 CPDUs.Learn More