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Programs and Resources for Educators and Students

Presenting Sponsor:

US Bank


We encourage a STEM to STEAM approach as well as 21st century learning strategies in the museum and classroom. Our focus on object-based teaching is aligned with National and Ohio academic standards, enriching the study of language arts, science, math, social studies and the visual arts.

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Upcoming Event

Express Ekphrastic! 

Monday, June 5, 2023, at  9 a.m.–1 p.m. Members $30, general public $40, students $20 Registration required

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Join Sherry Cook Stanforth for an art and writing teacher professional development program. This program is offered for teachers of all grade levels and disciplines, art appreciation volunteers, pre-service education majors, teaching artists, as well as community and museum educators. A CEU certificate can be provided after the program. You may attend this program and the Summer Teacher Institute for additional CEUs.  


Programs & Resources

Professional Development

Programs, workshops and presentations for educators to enhance their curriculum.

LookSeeDo Classroom Workshops

For schools within the Greater Cincinnati area.

Teacher Resources

View teacher guides and lesson plans that tie objects from the museum’s permanent collections to national and Ohio curriculum standards.

School Tours

The Cincinnati Art Museum’s guided tours are designed to present a rich visual arts experience, increase students’ perception and analytical skills and enrich school curriculum.

MyCAM Art Hunts

MyCAM Art Hunts are digital tours that you customize. Choose from eight thematic art hunts to personalize your museum visit. Once you pick your hunt, you will be asked to pick five works that have been broken into themes. After you have made your selections, print your guide and bring it to the museum with you.

Homeschool Resources

The museum offers a wide range of gallery and art-making experiences. We encourage all homeschool educators and families to utilize these resources to create robust and comprehensive lesson plans for homeschool students.

Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts

We encourage Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts to use our Scout Gallery Guides.


Photos from Summer Teacher Institute


Get In Touch

For questions regarding Teacher Programs and School Outreach, please contact:

Assistant Director of School-Based Learning

(513) 639-2974 (local) | (877) 472-4CAM (toll free)

[email protected]


Support provided by:

L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation



Presenting Sponsors:

US Bank