Information for Educators


The Foster offers a variety of options and activities for schools and teachers, including field trips, customized experiences, and teacher professional learning workshops.

field trip adventures

If a fully planned guided experience is what you’re looking for, leave the work to us and enjoy a series of activities designed to build students’ connections to the natural world through Tony Foster’s wilderness journeys.

design your own adventure

This option allows you to shape your experience at The Foster in collaboration with our museum education staff. Would you like to align your itinerary with curriculum and content standards in science, social studies, and/or the arts? We look forward to working with you to plan a visit that meets your group’s unique needs.

Professional Learning

The Foster is a wonderful resource for all teachers who are looking to inspire reflection, discussion, and education about art, wilderness, and the natural world. We offer interdisciplinary education workshops and other professional learning options.