Educational programs at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU are designed with diverse, rich, multicultural and experiential approaches to learning. We provide educators with engaging, data driven, inquiry-based, arts integrated workshops and programs. New approaches are applied to learning with innovative, practical curriculum strategies that will raise student achievement by improving teacher knowledge. Our exhibits are recommended for grades 4-12.
• Guided Tours: Core exhibition:
Mosaic: Jewish Life in Florida and temporary art and history exhibitions.
• Professional Development Workshops:
Professional Development opportunities are available for any teacher seeking credentials through both Miami Dade County Public Schools and Central Agency for Jewish Education (CAJE). An Interdisciplinary Workshop for Elementary, Middle and High School Educators Focusing on Visual Arts, and Social Studies. Advanced registration is required.
2018-2019 Teacher Workshop Dates & Topics:
Topics and dates will be posted on or about September 1, 2018
• Student Workshops:
Multi-disciplinary hands-on workshops using exhibit themes to make history come to life.
• Multi-Media Experiences:
Our exhibits are enriched with the use of primary source documents, photographs and artifacts (letters, clothing, documents), films and oral histories in order to reach diverse learners.
• Curriculum Resources:
vailable for each of our exhibits, which include lesson plans as well as pre-visit, on-site and post-visit classroom activity ideas.
• Teen Docent Training Program:
Community Service Credit is available after (6) hour training. Click here for Teen Docent Application
ANNUAL CREATIVE ARTS CONTEST