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WORKSHOPS & RESOURCES

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Learn how to integrate modern and contemporary art into your classroom.

  • Sign up for a Half-Day Professional Development Workshop, a Weekend Teacher Workshop, or the Modern Teachers Program.
  • Integrate art into your classroom
  • Discuss your work and ideas with 10–25 other teachers
  • Enrich your curriculum with free online resources
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Step 2

Fill Out an Application

Step 3

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K–12 Teacher Workshops

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2015 MoMA Teacher Workshop:
Art as a Resource for English Language Arts

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Art can be a powerful catalyst for building skills and understanding across a wide range of subjects. During this drop-in workshop designed for high school teachers of English language arts, we will explore ways to incorporate the universal language of art elements and images into classroom teaching, with an emphasis on encouraging critical and conceptual thinking and creative problem-solving skills.

MoMA educators will demonstrate interactive strategies for exploring objects and images with students that enhance literacy and language development, as well as highlight strategies for interpreting and communication of ideas

Who

Active high school classroom teachers, grades 9–12

When
Monday, February 2, 2015, 8:00am–12:00pm
Teachers are welcome to extend the day and tour the Museum on their own after the workshop concludes
Where
The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Fees

$40 per person

Includes instruction, resources, Teacher Pass for unlimited admission to MoMA, and a 10% discount on educational materials at the MoMA Stores. Coffee and light breakfast will be served.

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Half-Day Professional Development Workshops

Learn how to integrate MoMA’s collection and strategies for teaching with objects into your classroom.
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Let MoMA teach you how to incorporate modern and contemporary art in your classroom. Our customized workshops introduce you to our educational approach, address themes and questions that arise in response to modern and contemporary art, and help you to create interdisciplinary links to your curriculum. We tailor each session to meet your goals and objectives as they relate to teaching with art.

Who

Active K-12 teachers and/or administrators. A minimum of 10 teachers is required. This is not a drop in program for individual teachers.

When
Can be arranged at any point during the year, on a weekday when the Museum is open to the public
Where
The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Fees

$20 per person

Includes instruction, resources, Teacher Pass for unlimited admission to MoMA, and a 10% discount on educational materials at the MoMA Stores

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Connecting Collections

Learn from Museum Educators from MoMA, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and the Whitney Museum of American Art.
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Learn from the staff and collections of MoMA, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Connecting Collections, a collaborative teacher institute, will support you in developing techniques for integrating the study of visual images into your classrooms. You will spend a day at each institution and return to your school with the ability to create meaningful object-based learning activities that can be integrated into a wide variety of curricula and meet standards for student achievement.

When

Monday, July 14–Friday, July 18, 2014
10 a.m.–4 p.m. daily

Where
The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building
Fee

$400 per person

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Resources for Teachers

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MoMA Learning

Whether you’re are a teacher, student, or lifelong learner, MoMA Learning is your destination for tools and strategies for engaging with modern and contemporary art. Download and customize slide shows, worksheets, and other resources for use in the classroom or for independent study.
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MoMA Courses

Investigate and discuss modern and contemporary art with leading art specialists in the MoMA galleries and classrooms.
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Educators receive a special educator discount.

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Project Pass

These passes allow high school students (age 17 and up) free admission to the Museum in order to conduct independent research that connects to classroom content.
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Note: students under 17 get in free.

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