We the People: Teaching Oklahoma through Images Workshop
Thursday, September 28, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Join us for a free K-12 Teacher Professional Development opportunity at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma.
Inspired by our fall 2017 exhibit, We the People: A Portrait of Early Oklahoma, participants will:
- Engage with experts and curators to explore late 19th and early 20th century Oklahoma
- Learn new ways to analyze, interpret, and use photographs as primary sources
- Explore FREE engaging standards-based teaching resources and programs
- Investigate museum collections and exhibits relating to early Oklahoma history
Participating Teachers receive:
- We the People classroom photograph packet
- Reimbursement for on paid substitute while attending the workshop
- Up to $150 bus transportation subsidy paid to your district for a student field trip
- Free museum admission for students and teachers for a student field trip
- 20 % teacher discount on educational materials purchased during the workshop
- Free lunch for the workshop
Registration preference will be given to teachers scheduling subsidized field trips at the Museum.
Presented by the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and the University of Central Oklahoma, College of Education and Professional Studies
The Museum’s school programs are made possible through the generosity of the Kirkpatrick Foundation, BNSF Railway Foundation, Bank of America, BancFirst, Union Pacific Foundation, and Mr. Lee R. Riley.