Professional Development

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.

Upcoming Programs

Evenings for Educators: Music and Film
July 12, 2017 5:00-8:00pm

Save the date: We will explore special exhibitions: Pride & Joy: The Blues of Stevie Ray Vaughn and Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience. We will also watch the BBC Earth documentary film Tiny Giants. This event is free.

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Workshops

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.

Upcoming Programs

Prepare & Prosper: Preparing Students for National History Day
June 27, 2017 9:00am-4:00pm

National History Day is coming up. Are you ready? Join the Bullock Museum, Texas State Historical Association, Cen-Tex History Day and Region 13 for a free workshop open to teachers or parents of students in 6-12th grade who are interested in getting their students involved in the Texas History Fair.

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Public Programs for CPE Credit

Educators, to RSVP and receive CPE credit, email Education@TheStoryofTexas.com.

Upcoming Programs

High Noon Talk: Surf Texas
June 7, 2017 12:00-1:00 pm

Texas Artist Series: Blind Lemon's Last Blues
June 30, 2017 2:00pm or 7:00 pm

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.

Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.