Programs, events, and workshops for teachers of all grade levels and subjects
Professional Development Programs
Evenings for Educators
Designed for teachers of all grade levels and subjects, these casual gatherings feature special tours, film screenings, and refreshments. Pick up new curriculum guides, activities, and unique classroom resources while you earn CPE credit and enjoy time with colleagues.
Evening for Educators
March 8, 2017 5:00-8:00 pm
Save the date! More info to come.
The Bullock Museum often offers professional development with partner organizations. These range from multi-day conferences to single day content-rich workshops that explore a variety of topics and subjects.
EXPLORING TEXAS WORKSHOP SERIES: DISCOVERING TEXAS HISTORY CONFERENCE, 1900 to Present
February 6, 2017-February 7, 2017 8:00am-4:00pm
Join the Texas State Historical Association, the Region 13 Education Service Center, and the Bullock Museum for this year’s Discovering Texas History Conference to be held at the Thompson Conference Center and the Bullock Texas State History Museum. For more information, click here.
Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade from 1808 to 1865 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR TEACHERS
February 11, 2017 8:30am - 4:30pm
Held in conjunction with the opening of Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade from 1808 to 1865 this FREE workshop provides an opportunity for teachers to explore the special exhibition and discover content and educational resources from The Historic New Orleans Collection. For more information and to register, click here.
I really appreciate how you treated us like rock stars tonight! Ana L., Sanchez Elementary
Public Programs for CPE Credit
Educators, to RSVP and receive CPE credit, email Education@TheStoryofTexas.com.
High Noon Talk: Bootlegging and the Balinese Room
February 1, 2017 12:00-1:00 pm
February 5, 2017 12:00-5:00 pm
CPE credit given for Ask-a-Meteorologist from 2:15-2:45pm
Schedule a Workshop for Your Group
Looking to earn CPE hours through quality professional development experiences? Let the Bullock Museum host your next school or district professional development day!
The Bullock Museum tailors experiences to meet your instructional needs in several different formats, including half- and full-day events, multi-day collaborations with other institutions, and distance learning videoconferences. Program topics include: Museum 101: Teacher Orientation Workshop; Discovering History Through Artifacts; The Design and Aesthetics of Artifacts; Exploring Science at a History Museum; La Belle: The Ship That Changed History; and Pre-Service Training.
Interested in scheduling a workshop? Please call (512) 936-4604 or email Education@TheStoryofTexas.com for more information.
All sessions provide:
- Instructional materials
- Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours
- Teaching strategies
- Connections to TEKS
- Free parking for on-site programs
- Scheduling to fit the time and focus-area needs of your group
Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.