Explore NCMA Learn, an educational resource from the North Carolina Museum of Art! This site is designed for educators, students, and anyone interested in looking at and learning from works of art.
Explore works of art that are relevant across subjects and grade levels. Use lesson plans designed by teachers to easily integrate art into your curriculum. Learn through rich multimedia resources such as video interviews with artists or quick tips to spark ideas. Discover learning opportunities at the NCMA.
Online courses for educators that highlight possibilities for integrating art across the curriculum are offered several times during the year. Courses are self-paced and based on the North Carolina Standard Course of Study.
Our courses include:
Educators enjoy exclusive free access to our special exhibitions in East Building on Teacher Tuesdays. These special events take place two to three times per semester on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 4 to 7 pm.
Teacher Tuesdays take the place of the Educator Expo for the 2021–2022 school year.
Professional Development for Your Organization
Let the Museum become your classroom for your next school or countywide teacher professional development day. Sessions include an overview of our teacher resources and programs and your choice from a menu of topics. Call (919) 664-6748 or email Jill Taylor to schedule a session or inquire about the possibility of providing professional development at your school. Reservations must be made at least four weeks in advance and are based on availability.
Reserve a tour now in the state’s largest, most exciting classroom: the North Carolina Museum of Art.
Educator Webinar: Back to School with the NCMA
Educator Tour: Back to School in the NCMA Galleries