The High Museum of Art offers free evenings each year for educators and their guests to preview the newest exhibitions while learning more about the programs and resources available to teachers.
Evenings for Educators are opportunities for teachers, school administrators and community educators to see what the High can offer you and your students: amazing and exciting learning opportunities you won't find anywhere else! View special exhibitions, reserve visits for your students, explore PLU and resource opportunities, and network with colleagues.
FREE Evening for Educators
Friday, November 1, 2013
5 to 10 p.m.
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Teacher Institutes at the High
This three-day session will include large group presentation, gallery activities, and subject-based workshops with expert instructors who will model hands-on classroom lessons. Participants will receive course-related lesson plans, bibliographies, and resource materials.
Witness! The Art of Jerry Pinkney
Saturday, October 12, 2013
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The Art of the Louvre's Tuileries Gardens
Thursday, November 7 and Saturday, November 9, 2013
Presented by the Consulate General of France in Atlanta
This event is currently filled to capacity.
The High Museum of Art offers a wide range of resources to help you integrate art into your classroom or prepare students for a Museum visit.
Go West! Art of the American Frontier
This exhibition considers the evolving notion of the American West through more than 250 paintings, sculpture, photographs and Native American artifacts dating from 1830 to 1930. View Teacher Resources
Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney
Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney, is the first major exhibition to provide an overview of Caldecott Medal winner Jerry Pinkney's 50-year career as an illustrator and artist. More than 140 of Pinkney's luminous watercolor illustrations will be on display, including work from his classic picture books and commissions for a wide variety of clients, including the National Park Service. View Teacher Resources
Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics, and Painting
Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics, and Painting features more than eighty paintings and drawings by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, as well as an important group of photographs by artists who captured the couple’s shared passion for each other and for Mexico’s revolutionary culture during the 1920s and 1930s. View Teacher Resources
Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial
This exhibition highlights Thornton Dial's significant contribution to the field of American art and shows how his work speaks to the most pressing issues of our time—including the war in Iraq, 9/11, and social issues like racism and homelessness. View Teacher Resources
Fast Forward: Modern Moments 1913 >> 2013
Fast Forward features 100 years of radical artistic development, from 1913 to 2013, reflected by works of art drawn from the collection of The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The exhibition highlights new ideas and artistic approaches that emerged during six key moments in the 20th century and the dynamic change that resulted. View Teacher Resources
The School Programs staff aims to assist all teachers and school groups in developing meaningful Museum experience and classroom connections. If you have inquiries about professional development, speaking engagements, resources, or tour content, please contact us.
Primary Source: Professional Learning at the High
The High is happy to host groups of ten or more teachers onsite for professional development meetings and use of the Clendenin Center for Creative Teaching. To make arrangements for your group, please click below to e-mail us.
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To schedule a field trip, please call Group Sales at 404-733-4468.