The Museum of the American Railroad, in working with local educators, and using the latest Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS) criteria, has developed the following Educators Guides. The Museum offers educational programming for grades Pre-K through 12, along with University level special presentations and study trips.
Museum programming meets 2011 TEKS requirements in Language Arts, Mathematics, Multi-Cultural Studies, Sciences, and Social Studies for public schools.
Bells & Whistles Tours (Grades PreK - 5) A comprehensive tour of our exhibits and our most popular! Click here for a sample Educator's Guide.
Westward Expansion & the Transcontinental Railroad (Grades 3 - 9) Understanding what moved people to go West - figuratively and literally!
The Golden Age of Rail Travel (Grades 6 - 9) Fancy travel and great struggles on the rails during the first half of the 20th century!
Train Technologies (Grades 3-8) Discover what makes these immense machines move!