Education



For more than 55 years, the Museum of Arts and Sciences has provided a wide offering of programs for school groups, home schoolers, college students, adults and families. Guided school programs, family days, hands-on activities, toddler programs, classes, lectures, trips, camps and exhibitions provide opportunities for discovery and lifelong learning. Whether as an individual or with a group, the Museum can provide an unparalleled educational experience. A list of Education Programs is posted in our online List of Events.


Homeschool

Individual students and parents or small homeschool groups may sign up for these events designed especially with homeschoolers in mind. Parents stay with students as they participate in the activities. Advance registration required for all homeschool programs; please call 478.477.3232. Please help out your fellow homeschoolers and Museum staff by remembering to cancel if you are unable to attend a class for which you are registered. A list of Museum Homeschool Classes is posted in our online List of Events.


Classes

The Museum of Arts and Sciences offers a variety of art classes throughout the year. Please note that class enrollment is limited. Advance registration and payment are required at least five days prior to the first session. A minimum of five students is required for a class to be held. Cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the class and a 20% handling fee will be charged. A list of Museum Classes is posted in our online List of Events. (Click here for Camps!)


Groups

A class visit to the Museum of Arts and Sciences brings a unique opportunity for a field trip. Go zooming through outer space in the Mark Smith Planetarium, discover the ecosystems that surround us, learn of far off cultures and be amazed by artistic feats all in a one-day field trip. Using the Georgia Performance Standards, the Museum provides relevant guided tours of exhibits, programs and classrooms. Let the Museum create a memorable field trip for your group. Plan your Class/Camp Visit or School/Group Visit now!


College Opportunities

The Museum of Arts and Sciences can assist college classes with organized group visits or required visits for undergraduate and graduate students. Special group pricing, unique resources including exhibitions, the planetarium, animal programs, and staff-led programs can be provided to coordinate with your class needs. Call 478.477.3232 ext. 306 for more information.


Internships

Internship opportunities are available at the Museum of Arts and Sciences for students in a variety of discipline areas including museum studies, marketing, art, and the sciences. For undergraduates, internships provide a sampling of museum activities; for graduate students internship opportunities may be more focused on the student’s particular area of studies. Call 478.477.3232 ext. 306 for more information.

Additional Resources

A Teacher’s Guide to School Programs (PDF) Use this guide for planning information including programs, Georgia Performance Standard connections and scheduling.

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