Discovering Connections Teacher Institute
de Young Museum, Golden Gate Park
Asian Art Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Monday–Friday, July 23–27, 2018
Application Deadline: April 30, 2018
This five-day program invites middle school teachers to explore works from the diverse collections of four major San Francisco museums through observation, inquiry, analysis, and reflection. Participants will develop techniques for engaging with artworks and discover how the museum setting fosters critical thinking and creativity. The institute is designed for middle school teachers and includes close-up gallery experiences, illuminating conversations with peers and museum staff, and useful resources to take back to the classroom.
Note: The program will be offered to middle school and high school teachers in alternating years. The 2019 program will be designed for high school educators.
Space is limited to 18 teachers. Please apply here.
Contact InformationRebecca Crump