Energized Educators

Energized Educator Events

We hope you can join us for one of our upcoming Energized Educators events. These events are specifically designed as professional development opportunities for educators. Each event will include a different hands-on activity and chances to collaborate with other educators.


Educator Appreciation Event

Wednesday, May 11 – 4:00-6:00pm

Join us for Educator Appreciation Night! Educators and their families are welcome to explore the museum, participate in hands-on activities, and learn about the museum’s educational opportunities. Food will also be provided. This event is FREE, but registration is required.

This event is open to any school-based or out-of-school-based educator.

Click here to register!


Field Trips at the BFK

Curious what a field trip to the Building for Kids is like? We offer both virtual and in-person field trips.

To learn more, check out our 2021-2022 education guide or visit our Plan Your Field Trip page!


The following resources are available at the Welcome Desk:

  • Decision Boards with Velcro cards featuring BFK exhibit photos
  • Visual timers
  • Active Seating
  • BFK Sensory Map

We also have a quiet room for those who need a calm, quiet space to take a break.

For additional resources and their locations, click here!

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