For Educators

Five teachers looking at a laptop screen during a workshop

The National Postal Museum’s Education & Visitor Services Department provides teachers and students with engaging and interdisciplinary activities. Our materials and programs foster creative thinkers and provide opportunities for developing and practicing 21st century skills.

School Field Trips

Bring your class, or entire school on a field trip to the National Postal Museum!

Professional Development

Workshops explore new media tools and museum practices in the classroom.

Curriculum Guides

Curriculum guides offer standards-based lesson plans and materials to aid in the exploration of museum themes and skills within the classrooms.

Classroom Resources

Activities and events to supplement student learning.

Education Partners

Our partner institutions offer additional training and lesson plans on museum themes and skills that complement our own resources to better serve educator needs in the classroom.