The Museum of the American Railroad is pleased to present its 2014/2015 Educational Program Directory. The Directory includes five programs targeted to local schools: four spanning grades K through 11, and a fifth offering internship opportunities for high school seniors and college students. The Directory also highlights five new programs currently in development for the 2015/2016 academic year.
Click here to access the Museum's Educational Program Directory for the 2014/2015 academic year!
Current programming includes:
Field to Factory: Trains, Jobs, and American Commerce - Grades K-2
An interactive economics, history, and geography program
Bolts & Jolts: All Aboard the Energy Train! - Grades 3-6
The physics and energy of trains, including magnetic levitation
The Museum would like to acknowledge the generosity of Elenco Electronics, Inc. for its in-kind support of Bolts & Jolts!
Texas Government and Bringing the Railroad - Grades 7-8
Geography, maps, and the commerce & politics of railroads
U.S. Civil Rights Movement, Race Relations and the Role of the Railroad - Grade 11
An 11th grade social studies program with Museum site visit component