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
- America (U.S.)
- Ancient Egypt
- Native Americans
- Plains Native Americans
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.