Past Superintendent's Award Recipients

2020

Japanese American National Museum – School Visits Program

Museum of the African Diaspora – MoAD in the Classroom

Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site – Long Ago Long Beach

2019

Elkhorn Slough Reserve – Estuary Explorers Club

Exploratorium – California Statewide Leader Network

J. Paul Getty Museum – Getty Unshuttered

Marine Mammal Center – Ocean Ambassadors

Riverside Art Museum – Creative Horizons

Tech Museum of Innovation (now The Tech Interactive) – Tech Academies of Innovation

2018

Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose – BioSITE (Students Investigating Their Environment)

Hiller Aviation Museum – Aero Design Challenge

La Plaza de Cultura y Artes – Edible Teaching Garden & Culinary Arts Program

Museo Eduardo Carrillo – Hablamos Juntos: Creating Bridges: Personal Journeys into Art and Writing 

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History – LiMPETS (Long-Term Monitoring Program and Experiential Training for Students)

Turtle Bay Exploration Park – Lending Library & Teacher Professional Development

2017

Bay Area Discovery Museum – STEM Workshop and Intensive

Mission Inn Foundation – Hands On History Community Outreach

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County – Mobile Museum

Riverside Art Museum – Art-to-Go

San Diego Zoo Global – Watershed Heroes

San Jose Museum of Art – Sowing Creativity

2016

Discovery Cube – Futuros Radiantes

Hammer Museum – Classroom-in-Residence at the Hammer

Maidu Museum & Historic Site – Maidu Indian Life & Culture Program

Muckenthaler Cultural Center – STEAM Programs

Santa Barbara Zoo – CondorKids

Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology – Museum-in-the-Classroom

2015

Autry National Center of the American West – Autry Classroom Curators

Contemporary Jewish Museum – Ezra Jack Keats Bookmaking Competition on the West Coast

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco – Get Smart with Art: Past & Present

Monterey County Agricultural & Rural Life Museum – Common Ground Garden

Museum of Tolerance – Core School Group Experience

Palo Alto Art Center – Cultural Kaleidoscope

2014

Bay Area Discovery Museum – Center for Childhood Creativity

California State Parks – Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students (PORTS) Distance Learning Program

Leonis Adobe Museum – Leonis Adobe California Ranch Life 

Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo – Hands! On Elementary School Science

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library – Air Force One Discovery Center

Skirball Cultural Center – Build a Better World: A Museum/School/Community Partnership

2013

Aquarium of the Pacific – Interactive Videoconferencing Program

Computer History Museum – Get Invested: Case Studies in Innovation

Crocker Art Museum – Art Ark

Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Art Programs with the Community: LACMA On-Site

Palo Alto Art Center – Project LOOK!

Roseville Utility Exploration Center – Planet Protector School Tours

2012

Autry Museum of the American West – Casa de Adobe Junior Docent Program

J. Paul Getty Museum – Art & Language Arts

Monterey Bay Aquarium – Watsonville Area Teens Conserving Habitats (WATCH)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles – Contemporary Art Start

Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History – Neary Lagoon Wetland Walk

Santa Monica Museum of Art (now Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles) – Wall Works