Education /  Teachers

Teacher Resource Center

Use art in your teaching! Borrow free resources––videos, teachers packet, online lesson plans––from the McNay’s Teacher Resource Center for Visual Art (TRC). Stop in and use a computer station with a scanner and Internet access.



Lesson Plans

Zapata: Tres Visiones, A Resource for Educators on Mexican Prints at the McNay

Face It! Identity in Language Arts, Art, and Social Studies

Teacher Programs

Look for the book symbol on the calendar to find programs offering Certified Continuing Professional Education credit (CPE). To receive a CPE certificate, call 210.805.1768, or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , giving your name with correct spelling.

  • Teacher Sharing Sessions
    One-hour sessions on Thursday evenings related to an exhibition or the McNay collection

  • Teacher Workshops
    Half-day Saturday workshops related to an exhibition, the McNay collection, art media, or a curriculum area

  • Evenings for Educators
    Thursday evening events with refreshments and elective sessions related to an exhibition

  • Summer Teacher Institute
    Three days in June relating a variety of curriculum areas to art in the McNay collection or an exhibition

  • Tres Museos: A Museum Day for Educators
    A day in August hosted by the San Antonio Museum of Art, the Witte Museum, and the McNay to introduce exhibitions and programs for teachers and students during the upcoming academic year

Partial funding for the McNay Art Museums education programs is provided by The William Randolph Hearst Fund for Education Programs.

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