Educator Workshop: Circa 1900

Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Educator Workshop: Circa 1900

Online registration has closed for this program.

Circa 1900 is a forthcoming online resource for teachers by teachers that connects works from the turn of the century in the McNay’s collection with social studies curriculum. This initial workshop includes engaging lectures, gallery exploration, and hands-on activities. Learn about the application process, project goals, and how to become a Circa 1900 Teacher Fellow.

Keynote Lectures

Lecture: The World You're Born into/The World You Leave Behind: Artists and their Legacy Materials

Julie Johnson, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Texas at Austin

Lecture: The Story of Things: What Art Can Tell Us About the Past

Lauren Turek, Assistant Professor of History, Trinity University

Teachers earn five hours of continuing education credit. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee (includes box lunch): McNay members $5; nonmembers $15. For more information, email Registration deadline: January 6. 

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This program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.