Professional Learning Opportunities
For practicing classroom teachers and teachers-in-training, the ROM's Teacher Professional Learning Program meets the professional learning needs of educators through guided tours and hands-on labs.
Special Events for Teachers
In recognition and celebration of the hard work that teachers do, the ROM offers special events including exclusive previews of special exhibitions and fun events for teachers and their families.
Vikings: The Exhibition Teacher Preview
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Practicing Ontario teachers only are invited to register for FREE to our Vikings: The Exhibition Teacher Preview!
Experience exclusive access to Vikings: The Exhibition, and explore the myths and stereotypes of this ancient culture. Offering a fresh and contemporary look into the Viking Age, Vikings is an extraordinary window into the lifestyle, religion, and daily lives of these legendary explorers, artisans, and craftspeople. Encounter objects rarely displayed outside of Scandinavia in this compelling exhibition that challenges the perceptions of the Viking Age through hundreds of objects, interactives, and immersive experiences.
This special event for teachers only includes a presentation by Dr. Craig Cipolla, Associate Curator of North American Archaeology, who will discuss exhibition highlights, including ROM original content exploring Viking history in Canada, and the exhibition’s connection to recent news coverage of the female Viking warrior from Birka.
5:00-5:30 pm Arrival, Check-in, and Refreshments at School Entrance (Queen’s Park)
5:30-6:15 pm Special Presentations (Eaton Theatre)
6:15-7:30 pm Exclusive Access to the Exhibition (Garfield Weston Exhibit Hall)
- This event is for practicing Ontario teachers only
- A valid OCT card, union card, and/or proof of employment is required
- Admission includes light refreshments and exclusive access to Vikings: The Exhibition
- Space is limited and booked on a first-come, first-served basis
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED
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