Professional Development

The Colby College Museum of Art is committed to providing resources related to  K-12 education. We invite teachers to continue their professional development with us through the following interactive programs: 

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Educator Evenings

K–12 Educators are invited to learn about artworks in the museum’s collection and how to incorporate them into the classroom. This program is for area elementary, middle school, high school and other educators. Those attending will receive contact hours for certification. Check our Events Calendar for upcoming Educator Evenings. 

Art Chats

Join this monthly informal conversation with museum staff and educators to examine new themes and try new engagement strategies. Check our Events Calendar to register for upcoming Art Chats. 

Art Helpline (Educator Concierge Program)

Need help finding a work of art to use in your classroom? Let you Educator Concierge Program help you out. Describe your lesson plan or what you are looking for and a member of staff will reply with some suggestions and resources. Submit a request here. 

For information about these programs, please contact Abigail Newkirk, Linde Family Foundation Senior Coordinator of School and Teacher Programs, at [email protected]. To enhance your education independently, please peruse our Digital Resources.