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Teachers

The National Gallery of Art offers a variety of resources and programs to teachers to foster understanding and a lifelong connection to art.

Download Images

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Download hi-res art images and image sets for use in your classroom.

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Find Lessons

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Find lessons, activities, and ideas to integrate art into your teaching.

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Explore Resources

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Explore and borrow free resources with background information on artists and art movements.

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School Tours & Programs

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Sign up for on-site tours and programs for your K–12 students.

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Professional Development

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Learn more about professional development: workshops, in-services, and the summer Teacher Institute.

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Kids' Interactives

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Explore online interactives for kids to create their own original works of art.

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Visitor Policies

Planning a visit to the Gallery? Please review our policies with your students and other important information about visiting.

Accessibility

Sign-language interpreters and guides for visitors who are blind or have low vision are available for programs. Please call (202) 842-6905 or email [email protected] three weeks in advance for an appointment.  Learn more

Art Around the Corner

Learn more about Art Around the Corner, the National Gallery of Art's partnership with Washington, DC-area Title I schools

Resources for Loan

Borrow free-loan teaching packets and DVDs or access online lessons, activities, and interactives to bring art to your classroom, home, nonprofit TV station, or other learning setting. All materials are free.

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