Teacher Resources

Questions about School Programs? Visit our School Programs Frequently Asked Questions page > for answers!

Teacher Advisory Committee

Amazement Square strives to be a valuable resource to teachers in Central Virginia. Teachers are invited to participate in our Teacher Advisory Committee to help the museum in developing and evaluating educational programs and exhibits.

Thank you to our 2016 Teacher Advisory Committee Participants

Karen Jennings

Verna Lamb

Jim Lowe

Christine Mistretta

Cynthia Parker

Melinda Pendleton

Cathy Webb

Frances Wheeler

Victoria Wilson

Jamie Adessa

Julie Barger

Meghann Cope

Melissa Gaylor

Barbara Gettinger

Krista Glauser

Catherine Godley

Joanne Hutsenpiller






Teacher Workshops & Professional Development

Currently, there are not any Teacher Workshops scheduled. Please keep checking our website to see when dates are added.  

Sponsored Admission Program

Reduced admission prices are available for schools with 50% or more of students on free and/or reduced lunch. Scholarship funds for reduced admission are limited and distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. For questions about sponsored admission for schools and to find out if your classroom qualifies, please contact education@amazementsquare.org.

The Sponsored Admission Program was established to help the museum fulfill its mission to be accessible to ALL community members. Learn more about Amazement Square’s other Sponsored Admission Programs.

 The Sponsored Admission Program is made possible by an endowment established by Ms. Mary Lenker, Yuille Holt, Jr. Family, and Lea and Andy Larsen

Field Trip Grants

Please note that these grants are not being administered by Amazement Square so inquiries and submissions need to go directly to each grant administrator.

Target Field Trip Grants (Applications accepted: Aug. 1 – Oct. 1)

Walmart Foundation Grants (Application deadline: Dec. 31, 2016)


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