October 23, 2014 Arts Integration Workshops

From Shelley S. Johnson (MSDE): These sound like exciting workshops from the Art Gallery of UMD.

See below and contact Katie Coogan for details.

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The Art Gallery at The University of Maryland has two upcoming teacher workshops. Email ksl@umd.edu to sign up today!

Learn to use SketchUp!

This workshop is geared towards teachers who want to learn the basics of SketchUp, a freeware program used to build virtual models. After learning the basics, teach your students how to curate and design their own art exhibition in a virtual model of The Art Gallery. Click here to view the corresponding lesson plan and materials.

When: Thursday, November 9th

Time: 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: The Michelle Smith Collaboratory for Visual Culture, Room 4213 of the Art and Sociology Building at UMD.

Cost: FREE

Learn to use Augmented Reality Software!

Imagine your students holding their smart devices in front of a picture of Maya Angelou. In doing so, they are given the opportunity to hear Angelou recite a poem of your choice. You can do just that through Augmented Reality! This workshop will teach you how to engage your students in exciting ways through the use of Augmented Reality software.

When: Thursday, November 13th

Time: 5 to 7 p.m.

Where: The Michelle Smith Collaboratory for Visual Culture, Room 4213 of the Art and Sociology Building at UMD.

Cost: FREE

For more information on these workshops click here.

Thank you,

Katie Coogan

Curator of Education and Outreach

The Art Gallery

University of Maryland

1201 Art-Sociology Building

College Park, MD 20742

  1. 301.405.1475

 

 

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About Kate Collins

AACPS Teacher (Certified in ESOL, Special Education, English, and Theater)
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