Teachers in ERC

Teacher Programs

Visual Thinking Strategies Training

VTS Beginner Training: Join Nelson-Atkins staff for a two-day Visual Thinking Strategies training. Participants will gain an understanding of VTS theory and practice and will have opportunities to practice facilitation techniques in the galleries.

10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | June26 and 27, 2015

10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | July 22 and 23, 2015

VTS Advanced Training: Build on the basic elements introduced in VTS Beginner training by developing your ability to scaffold language and connect educational pedagogy to the VTS philosophy. We will work on advanced aspects of paraphrasing, framing, and linking in order to be a succinct and active listener.

9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m. | June 23, 24 and 25, 2015

Cancellation policy: Teachers can cancel an enrollment five business days prior to a class to receive a refund less a $5 cancellation fee per class.  No refunds or transfers will be made for cancellations made less than five business days prior or due to missing a class.

E-newsletter and Insights
We have several great ways you can keep up with all the events, programs and information we offer for educators.

Our Insights newsletter is mailed twice a year, and our E-newsletter is sent five times throughout the course of the school year.

Register with the Educator Resource Center and you will automatically be added to our mailing list for Insights.

To register for the Educator e-newsletter, sign in* to our Connect page and select the Educator e-newsletter option.

*A valid online profile is required to receive e-mails from the Nelson-Atkins. You may need to create an account.

Teacher Programs are made possible in part by support from the Oppenstein Brothers Foundation and H&R Block.

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