Teaching and Learning Workshop: Art, Archives, and Primary Sources

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: Try your hand at being an artist and an archivist. This workshop will include an exploration of the “inHarlem exhibition Firelei Báez: Joy Out of Fire,” a tour of the Schomburg Center’s archives to learn more about available resources, and an art-making session where you will respond to archival sources and examine the stories of influential women of African descent. Educators will consider new ways to connect a variety of primary sources to educational curricula, developing strategies for incorporating primary sources into the classroom. This Teaching and Learning Workshop is free.

Event dates: Monday, September 17, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location: The Schomburg Center for Research and Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Blvd.

Registration Deadline: Rolling, but space is limited, and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Take action: Learn more and register to attend.

For more information: Email the Studio Museum.