Workshops for Teachers

The Museum at Eldridge Street offers a variety of professional development workshops for teachers available by appointment. Programs can be customized to support your schedule, learning interests and
classroom curriculum.

Please contact Judy Greenspan to schedule one of the following Teacher Workshops:

Streetwise:
Walking Tour Workshop

Take a walking tour of Lower East Side/Chinatown and acquire the skills and information you need to design your own customized walking tour that combines social history and architecture.

History Speaks:
Oral History Workshop

Learn strategies to incorporate oral history into your curriculum and gain helpful techniques to guide you and your students from crafting questions through the actual interview, as well as project culmination
ideas.

Landmark Learning:  Classroom Resources

Find everything you need to make the most of your Eldridge Street experience. Can’t find what you are looking for? Contact Judy Greenspan.

Primary Sources

Access a rich collection of primary sources exploring immigration,
Jewish life, architecture and historic preservation. Each resource includes downloadable images, information, discussion questions, and classroom extensions to help you enrich the museum experience in your classroom. >>

Resources

Explore supplementary materials, including recommended book lists and useful websites. >>

FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions posed by teachers while planning a museum visit. >>

Guidelines

Learn more about our reservation, payment, and cancellation policy. >>

Directions

Review public transportation, driving, and parking information. >>