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Art & Authors:  Book Discussions at the DIA
Art & Authors: Book Discussions at the DIA 07/22/16 To 07/23/16
Combine a good read with great art as part of the DIAs new program, Art + Authors: Book Discussions at the DIA. Explore literary works (both fiction and nonfiction) that illuminate art on view at the DIA with a group discussion and gallery visit. For this meeting, the group will discuss Robert K. Wittmans Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the Worlds Stolen Treasures.
 
Open Engagement - An Exploration for Art Teachers
Open Engagement - An Exploration for Art Teachers 08/10/16
A 3-day workshop providing an opportunity for area art teachers to collaborate on learner-centered art projects and ideas inspired by an open-ended exploration of art-making materials and an investigation of the DIAs art collection. August 10-12, 2016 ; Ticket Includes: Event fees, continuing education (SCECH credits)
 
Higher Thinking Skills: Visual Thinking Strategies 3-Day Workshop
Higher Thinking Skills: Visual Thinking Strategies 3-Day Workshop 08/16/16
Participants in this 3-day course will learn an effective model of promoting critical thinking and language skills through looking at art using the Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS). VTS is a research-based teaching method that improves critical thinking and language skills through discussions of visual images. VTS encourages participation and self-confidence, especially among students who struggle. VTS is easy to learn and offers a proven strategy for educators to meet current learning objectives. August 16 - 18, 2016 | 9:00am - 3:30pm
 
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