MoMA is offering a free professional development course for primary and secondary school teachers through Coursera, a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider.
MoMA/Coursera Teacher Professional Development Course
The Museum of Modern Art has partnered with Coursera, a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider, to offer a free professional development course for primary and secondary teachers all over the world.
Art and Inquiry: Museum Teaching Strategies for Your Classroom is intended for teachers of grades four through 12, of all disciplines. The course introduces ways to integrate works of art into your classroom by using inquiry-based teaching methods commonly used in museum settings. This course is designed to give teachers the tools to create meaningful object-based learning activities that can be integrated into a wide variety of curricula. Go to coursera.org/MoMA to enroll. Participation in this course could lead to a Statement of Accomplishment. See coursera.org/about/terms for more information.