Museum of Brisbane

Professional Development

Professional Development Events

Museum of Brisbane offers professional development opportunities for Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, pre-service and EAL/ ESL teachers to:

  • Learn about the Museum’s learn programs
  • Experience the programs/workshops we have on offer
  • Discuss possible curriculum links within our exhibitions
  • Explore the galleries
  • Preview exhibitions

All events include a Professional Development Certificate. Suitable for educators of all year levels. Spaces are limited.

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Upcoming events

Exhibition Preview: Mao’s Last Dancer: A Portrait of Li Cunxin

Mark your 2018 calendars and join us for our free teacher’s exhibition preview of the exclusive Mao’s Last Dancer: A Portrait of Li Cunxin

Duration : 60 Minutes (approx.)
Date: Thursday 18 January 2018
Time: 4.30pm for a 5pm start
Location: Museum of Brisbane, Level 3, City Hall, King George Square
Cost: Free

This event includes a Professional Development Certificate. Suitable for educators of all year levels. Spaces are limited.



2018 Professional Development Events

Term 2: Thursday 24 May
Exhibition preview – Life in Irons: Brisbane’s convict stories
Join us for our free teacher’s exhibition preview.

Term 2: Thursday 7 June
Expanding Our Convict History
Local experts will elucidate Brisbane’s convict history enabling teachers to expand their classroom content to include local Aboriginal perspectives, relevant literature links and fascinating insights into document conservation.

Term 3: Thursday 6 September
Immersive Technologies: Practical tech tips
Immerse yourself in the digital world of Museum of Brisbane and learn how we create educational and engaging technologies. Our experts will inspire your ICT classroom and provide the latest tips on affordable and cutting edge classroom technologies.

Term 4: Thursday 18 October
Teacher Preview 2019
Explore all that Museum of Brisbane has to offer in our 2019 MoB Learn Program.

Term 4: Thursday 22 November
Crossing Cultures, Hidden Histories
Crossing Cultures, Hidden Histories is a raw account of the impact of policy implementation on Australia’s First Nations Peoples.

Keep in touch

To speak with our education team regarding possible offerings for your class please email or call 07 3339 0823.

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