Smithsonian American Art Museum Webinar Series Starts Today
Join us TODAY for the first in a 3-part webinar series designed especially for Montana teachers. Find the link to join, topics, and dates for the upcoming webinars below.
I. Thinking through Art: Landscape and Place. Wednesday, February 21, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)
Explore inquiry-based strategies for guiding close looking and analysis with American art, and ways to make students’ thinking visible. Highlighted SAAM artworks for this session center on the theme of Landscape and Place.
Join the live online presentation: https://zoom.us/j/212806679
II. Native American Art & Artists: How Do You Find Artworks to Use in Your Classroom? Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)
You want to try using American art in your teaching, but how do you know where to find the right piece? Learn how to navigate the Museum’s online resources for teachers, with an emphasis on art by and about Native Americans.
Join the live online presentation: https://zoom.us/j/183416399
III. Art as Argument: Contemporary Artists’ Voices. Monday, April 16, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)
How do contemporary American artists use visual tools to persuade? How can persuasive artwork be a springboard to help students construct their own arguments?
Join the live online presentation: https://zoom.us/j/127740159