TEACHERS SUMMER INSTITUTE 2017:
ANNUAL PROFESSIONAL RETREAT FOR ART EDUCATORS
SUNDAY, JUNE 25 – SATURDAY, JULY 1
Moore’s Teachers Summer Institute is designed for high school art teachers to enhance the culture of teaching and empower learning in visual art. This professionally directed program of studio-based workshops offers art educators the opportunity to recharge batteries, deepen personal direction, hone skills, expand concept development, and discover new applications for educational practice.
- Make art in an exciting studio setting
- Learn new skills and techniques
- Network with colleagues
- Learn about Moore’s BFA and Graduate programs
- Explore issues in contemporary art
- Earn 3 graduate-level credits
- Earn professional continuing education hours
STUDIO & PANEL DISCUSSIONS
- Invigorate individual practice
- Strengthen the teaching experience
- Expand resources for curricular design
EDUCATORS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE ARTS
Participating high school art teachers receive a $5000 per year scholarship to award a graduating senior toward attending Moore’s BFA Program in fall 2017. Celebrating Moore’s mission to advance women artists in achieving their goals and honoring the mentoring role of high school art teachers, the Educators Scholarship for Excellence in the Arts is awarded in the individual teacher’s name at the time of the student’s acceptance to Moore. Candidates should be incoming first-year students who demonstrate potential as artists and designers.
PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES
2D & 3D Studios
In studios facilitated by professional art faculty, participants focus on personal direction, experimentation, and individual point of view. Options include drawing, painting and mixed media.
Contemporary Art & Lunch
Guest speakers address issues in contemporary art and relate them to interests of young people. Luncheon and discussion are included.
Museum & Gallery Visits
An open day provides opportunity for touring the nearby Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Barnes Foundation, as well as visits to Philadelphia’s other outstanding cultural institutions.
Optional Evening Sessions
Choices include: Extended Studio Time, Computer Lab, Life Drawing Studio, and Printmaking Workshop.
Special Session for Pennsylvania Art Teachers
An elective session for Pennsylvania art teachers links content to Academic Standards for Arts and Humanities.
Click on one of the links below to go directly to the online registration for TSI.Register online or by phone, fax or standard mail. Participants are registered for Developing Contemporary Visual Arts Curricula (EVTI606) and may take it for noncredit or for 3 graduate-level credits. Enrollment preference is given to high school teachers. PA certified teachers receive Act 48 hours and out-of-state teachers receive documentation of professional continuing education hours.
You may also register by phone, contacting the CE Office at 215.965.4030 or email us at CE@moore.edu to have a brochure with registration form mailed to you.