Is your class studying New Mexico history? Do your students geek out on science? Are you an art or music teacher and want to explore cultures of New Mexico and the world? Educators and experts at New Mexico museums, cultural institutions, and historic sites are ready to work with you and your learners of all ages!
What is Invite a DCA Educator?
Invite a DCA Educator is a virtual opportunity for schools, as well as homeschool and out of school groups, to enhance learning and teaching in the classroom and beyond. Some programs are now available in person as well- see program descriptions to know which are. Students get the opportunity to interact with educators and other professionals in a wide field of studies in real-time, learn about content that fits with your curriculum and group’s interests, and participate in engaging activities. Programs are available for all ages and grade levels, pre-K to adult.
How to Request a Program
Explore the variety of (primarily virtual) programs offered below. Click on a program to read more about it.
Filter programs by “Presenter”, “Age Group”, or “Topic” by choosing your selection(s) on the right side panel. Click on the category title to select/deselect filters. You may select as many filter options as you’d like. Results will show that fit the selections currently selected. Reload this page to remove all filters quickly.
Once you have decided on a program you want to request, click on “Request this Program” beneath it. You can then checkout by following the links to fill out a form and submit your request, or you can keep browsing other programs, and your selection(s) will be saved in the Shopping Cart at the top right corner.
Checkout and fill out the entire request form. Due to limited resources, please limit program selections to no more than five.
Watch your email inbox. The DCA contacts from the Presenter(s) you requested programs from will be in touch to schedule your program with you.
If you would like to request a customized program or have any questions before submitting a request, click the “Contact Us” tab above to email the Presenter you’re interested in.