Teachers Preview Event (Semester one, 2017)
Length: 5pm - 6pm (sharp), Friday 3 March 2017 (Stay afterwards for an official launch)
Location: Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum
Cost: Free event!
Age group: All teachers, from early learning through to high school
Level: For educators of all grades
Availability: Spaces are limited, must RSVP by 1 March 2017
What's provided: Goody bag and materials provided
Bring: Your teaching friends!
All teachers, from early learning through to high school, are invited to join us for Semester one’s Teachers Preview Event at the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum.
The one hour session will introduce educators to what’s on offer throughout term 1 and term 2, while showcasing two current exhibitions. Attendees will leave with new ideas and information on how to best utilize the Gallery & Museum as a free resource as they plan art and history lessons. This is an opportunity to familiarising teachers with local arts workers and historians, while considering curriculum requirements.
5.00pm: Introduction from Cr Cindi Bush and Gallery & Museum Curator, Jo Duke
5.05pm: ‘What’s on offer’ Power Point Presentation with Exhibitions & Educations Officer, Sarah Robertson. Plus: Goody bag check!
5:20pm: Heritage exhibition tour with Jo Duke
5.30pm: Art exhibition ‘Walk & Talk’ with exhibiting artists, Nanette Balchin, Peta Lloyd and Emma Ward
5:40pm: Get hands-on with a quick art activity
5:50pm: Conclusion with certificates of participation distributed to attendees