Secondary schools

The secondary schools programme offers a wealth of tailor-made experiences for students at the National Gallery, as well as a range of opportunities for teachers.

Free tailor-made Gallery sessions

Book a free talk tailored to the needs of your group. We also offer sessions for students with special needs.

Sessions for secondary schools

Continuing Professional Development

The Gallery’s Continuing Professional Development programme supports teachers in using the Gallery to its full potential, to develop thinking, creativity, and learning about art.

Take a look at the Gallery’s programme of continuous professional development for secondary teachers. The programme includes:

'Rembrandt: The Late Works' – Teachers' Resource

Explore our online resource which examines four portraits by Rembrandt. Encouraging cross-curricular working, this resource is aimed at art and science teachers delivering Key Stages 3 to 5 in secondary schools.

'Rembrandt: The Late Works' – Teachers' Resource

Picture in Focus

Explore Titian’s Diana and Actaeon as a catalyst for creative learning across the curriculum.

Picture in Focus: Titian's 'Diana and Actaeon'

Education resources

Shop online for art-related books, DVDs, and prints.

Plan a school visit

Book a visit for your students.