Teacher Institute

July 16 - July 19, 2013
Discovering Connections 2013 Discovering Connections 2013

Date + Time

Tuesday - Friday, July 16 - 19, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location

Asian Art Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Contemporary Jewish Museum

Overview

In this four-day program, teachers will visit the collections of the Asian Art Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and SFMOMA (on view at the Contemporary Jewish Museum) to explore artworks using observation, inquiry, analysis, and reflection. Participants will develop techniques for engaging with artworks and learn how the museum setting empowers students’ critical thinking and creativity.

The institute is designed for high school teachers and includes gallery experiences, discussions with museum staff, and an education packet.

Presented by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Contemporary Jewish Museum, Asian Art Museum, and Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Admission + Ticketing

$200. To register, visit www.surveymonkey.com.

Photo: Andria Lo, Orange Photography