Discovering Connections Teacher Institute
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Asian Art Museum, Contemporary Jewish Museum, and Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Tuesday to Friday, July 16 to 19, 2013
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
In this four-day program, teachers will visit the collections at the Asian Art Museum, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and SFMOMA on view at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM). Teachers will explore artworks using observation, inquiry, analysis, and reflection.
Educators will develop techniques for engaging with artworks and will explore how the museum setting empowers students' critical thinking and creativity.
Designed for high school teachers, the institute includes gallery experiences, discussions with museum staff, and an education packet.
If you have questions about the application or the program, please contact Emily Jennings at firstname.lastname@example.org.