The Heard Museum hosts Educator Events throughout the year. Visit our events page for upcoming events. All events are free but registration is required.
June is Teacher Appreciation Month.
Educators with a valid teacher i.d. receive complimentary general admission during the month of June.
Sign up for a $35 Education membership (for students and teachers) today to receive email updates on special member-only events plus:
For more information, or if you want to take advantage of this educator membership please visit: heard.org/membership
Books & More
The Heard Museumâ€™s Books & More shop accepts school Purchase Orders (PO) for educational materials such as books and DVDs. This service is available Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 4 p.m. Please call Books & More at 602.251.0258 to schedule your visit so that staff can be available to assist. Staff will need a printed copy of the PO to complete your order after you have selected your titles. As a non-profit, the museum shops do not charge sales tax.
The Billie Jane Baguley Library and Archives is a comprehensive research facility offering extensive information about indigenous art and cultures from around the world and an unparalleled resource collection on nearly 25,000 American Indian artists. Admission to the library is free Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. There are no weekend hours.
Heard Museum Guild Student Art Show and Sale
Every spring, student artists are invited to submit work for the 33rd Annual Heard Museum Guild American Indian Student Art Show & Sale (SASS). The event features the artwork of American Indian students in grades 7-12 from communities across the United States.
Teachers with students participating in the current year’s show may apply for art supply grants for the following school year.
Learn more about the current year’s application process at heardguild.org.
Teacher’s Curriculum Download
A set of ten posters is offered for free with paid shipping and handling costs of $5. Please fill out the form below and you will receive a confirmation email with a link to pay for shipping costs. Contact email@example.com if you do not receive an email or if you have any questions.
Take a virtual field trip throughout Arizonaâ€™s tribal communities. Learn more about the stateâ€™s cultural centers and hear from tribal leaders.
Developed with the support of the Nathan Cummings Foundation. A resource guide focusing on painting and sculpture produced by American Indians in the continental United States since 1900. Appropriate for all levels. Accompanying slides are free.
Request for slides must be made on school letterhead and sent to:
2301 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85004-1323