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Studentsaround a tableBring Smithsonian experts in art, history, and science into your classroom!

Through custom-designed educational programming, Smithsonian Institution scholars visit your school and community to inspire the next generation of experts. From abstract art to environmental studies, or space science to American history, the Smithsonian Scholars in the Schools programs enrich your lesson plans---and ignite the desire among teachers and students to reach beyond the classroom.

To learn how you can arrange a Scholars in the Schools program in your community, please contact us at