Washington Architectural Society

The Washington Architectural Foundation is dedicated to educating and engaging the greater DC community, focusing on students, teachers, professionals, and the public to demonstrate the transformative power of architecture.

Discover our many online learning resources for kids, families, and teachers at home during the COVID-19 crisis. 

WAF programs are supported by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities

Winter Programs

Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architects design more than gardens! In Exercise 01 you will learn what Landscape Architects do, some Landscape Architecture terminology and get to tour (virtually) several different types of spaces designed by Landscape Architects.
Content Areas: Architecture/Urban Studies
Discipline: Visual Arts, Biology, Engineering
Resource Type: Online or Printable Lesson Plan/ Study Guide, Distance Learning Live Classroom Lesson
Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th

Interview With An Architect
Join us to learn about being an architect! Our Interview with an Architect series illustrates what architects do and how their work affects the community.
Content Areas: Arts, Architecture/Urban Studies
Discipline: Digital Media (Film/Photography, Graphic Design)
Resource Type: Other Interactive Distance Learning Activity/ Online or Printable Resource
Learning Standards: N/A
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th


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Location: 923 F Street, NW, #303
Washington, DC 20004
P: 202.470.6467

The DC Collaborative is a FY19 Service Organization grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

The DC Collaborative is proud to receive a grant for its Collective Impact work supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.