Educator Resource Center
The Educator Resource Center (ERC) is home to a wide array of books, Art Connection Kits, teaching posters and other materials available for check-out. Search our catalog to see what’s available!
Educators must register for a free ERC account to borrow materials. Registered patrons receive a monthly e-newsletter from the ERC with educator-focused content.
- Obtain a free timed ticket to visit the Nelson-Atkins and drop in to the ERC during our regular public hours (see below)
- Contact us to schedule a time to come to the ERC without visiting other parts of the museum.
- Thursday, 3-5 pm
- Friday, 3-5 pm
- Saturday, 10 am-2 pm
Art Connection Kits
- African Collection
- American Collection
- Ancient Egyptian Art
- Chinese Collection
- Native American Collection
- Native American Art of the Plains
Find downloadable resources with discussion questions, activity ideas, and multimedia items that can support your students’ learning.
Check out the following resources to find pre- and post-visit activity suggestions, relevant vocabulary terms, and other support materials.