Teachable Moments


The Walter P. Chrysler Museum received a grant from MotorCities National Heritage Area for the Teachable Moments program. The Walter P. Chrysler Museum education programs are aligned with the Michigan Department of Education Grade Level Content Expectations (GLCEs). Programs for students in grades K-5 emphasize language arts, math, science and social studies concepts while reinforcing skills students need to be more successful on state tests.The middle and high school programs introduce students to engineering, design and related disciplines as they explore Michigan Career Pathways in a changing technological world.


The MotorCities grant will enable the Walter P. Chrysler Museum to expand the outreach of the Teachable Moments docent program to enhance overall educational experience at the museum. The grant is currently underway and will be completed within the year. Stay tuned for news updates, pictures, and completion information!

Click here to view a sample of Teachable Moments from the Walter P. Chrysler Museum

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