A New Way of Learning

School in the Park
Educators

School in the Park is a multi-visit museum program that blends formal and informal learning with a Common Core focus by utilizing the rich resources of Balboa Park.

Students

Students visit outdoor and indoor settings in variety of cultural institutions. Each curriculum is crafted to engage students in learning that has real world connections.

Parents

Families In The Park (FITP) is an opportunity for Rosa Parks and Wilson parents to visit SITP to learn about museum activities and available resources for their children.

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Parents in the Park

Parents from Rosa Parks Elementary with students attending School in the Park the week of January 16th arrived Friday morning… Read More

College Avenue Compact

Watch our video about College Avenue Compact (CAC), a City Heights/SDSU program that promotes a college-going culture through college and career… Read More

Maker Faire @ Balboa Park

  San Diego Maker Faire at Balboa ParkOctober 1 and 2, 2016 Discount tickets and more information What is Maker… Read More

Meet Our Team
SITP Staff

The primary role of our staff is to act as liaison between museum and school personnel, assist educators in providing a rich educational experience, and ensure the safety of our students while at SITP.

Museum Educators

Museum educators co-create with SITP a curriculum grounded in Common Core while utilizing the tremendous resources of their museums, educational institutions and Balboa Park.

School Sites

Rosa Parks Elementary School and Wilson Middle School participate attend SITP. All third, fourth, and fifth grade students spend eight weeks, and sixth and seventh grades spend four weeks with us at Balboa Park.

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