Teacher Programs


Saturday, October 27th, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Connelly Foundation Community Education Center
Historic Landmark Building, 118 N. Broad St. 
$10 registration fee

Tour the exhibition Rina Banerjee: Make Me a Summary of the World which features sculptures, drawings and paintings by one of the most important artists working today. The Museum Education team will host a workshop that focuses on immigration, the diasporic experiences, and world culture. Educators will have an opportunity to explore example lesson plans and develop new techniques to engage with this important and relevant material. 3 hours of ACT 48 Credit & New Jersey PD Credit.


These extended programs help classroom teachers link curricula to the visual arts and provide 3 hours of Act 48 credit or New Jersey Professional Development.PAFA Museum Education staff host workshops in conjunction with Special Exhibitions and the Permanent Collection for K-12 Teachers. Educators will tour the exhibition, participate in hands-on art making and takeaway lessons plans and pre and post visit materials.

Educator's Workshops

The Museum Education department host teacher workshops that examine special exhibitions and the permanent collection in ways to incite curiosity in your students, work with each teachers curriculum, and provide a multidisciplinary approach to gallery learning.  To be added to the monthly newsletter please email mzimmerman@pafa.org.

Teacher Talks

Tour the permanent collection or special exhibition at PAFA to dive deep into a subject and spend time discussing works and brainstorming ideas for classroom learning.  This informal gathering invites lively debate and discussion and the sharing of ideas.

Free Passes for Teachers

Obtain a free teacher's pass to PAFA prior to your visit with your students.  Request your free pass when you schedule a tour.

Teacher Workshops in Schools

PAFA Museum Education staff can create professional development programs for your school aligned with the themes of our school tours and your curriculum.  Participating teachers receive 3 hours of Act 48 credit.  Contact us for fees and availability.