The Center of the West's Education Department

What do our educators have to say? Read a blog about museum happenings and what they are doing to engage museum audiences.

Nature Arts and Crafts


“Always continue walking a lot and loving nature, for that’s the real way to learn to understand art better and better.” -Vincent Van Gogh [1]… Read More

How the West Was Fun: Frontier Arts and Crafts


“I knew my heart had found it, I knew my search was done. Oh, oh, oh how the West was fun… Oh, oh, oh, how… Read More

Skype in the classroom Lessons

USA-Canada Skype 2014; Skype in the classroom Lessons

It has been just over a year since we launched and presented the first of our Skype in the classroom lessons—what a fantastic year it… Read More

I Can See By Your Outfit That You Are a Cowboy

Buffalo Bill with cowboys and cowgirls of Buffalo Bill's Wild West. P.69.1112

“I can see by your outfit that you are a cowboy.” “I see by your outfit you are a cowboy too.” “You see by our… Read More