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Visit the Smithsonian Learning Lab Team at NAEA 2017

Visit the Smithsonian Learning Lab Team at NAEA 2017

Start spreading the news...New York City, here we come!

From Thursday, March 2 through Saturday, March 4, Smithsonian educators will host sessions at the 2017 National Art Education Association (NAEA) National Convention.

Here's a schedule of where to find us during the convention:

Smithsonian Learning Lab mini-sessions will take place in the Union Square Meeting Room in the Lower Lobby in the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel. There's something for everyone. Stop by for free Learning Lab stickers and other prizes!

Day

Time

Presenter

Topic

Thursday, March 2 Ongoing Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Creating a Collaborative 3D Papercraft and e-Textiles
Thursday, March 2 Ongoing Smithsonian Educators Place-based Learning: New York
Thursday, March 2 9 a.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Creating Handmade Books
Thursday, March 2 10 a.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Connecting to Historical and Cultural Contexts
Thursday, March 2 11 a.m. Freer | Sackler Galleries Responding to Asian Art within the AP Art History Framework
Thursday, March 2 12 p.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access & Freer | Sackler Galleries Drop-In: Focus Group on the Terracotta Army Museum Collection
Thursday, March 2 1 p.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Responding to Art Using Visible Thinking Routines for Elementary Students
Thursday, March 2 2 p.m Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Generating and Conceptualizing a Scientific Illustration
Friday, March 3 Ongoing Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Smithsonian Learning Lab CURIO Card Game
Friday, March 3 Ongoing Smithsonian Educators Place-based Learning: New York
Friday, March 3 10 a.m. Smithsonian American Art Museum Connecting Arts and Humanities Collections
Friday, March 3 11 a.m. National Museum of African Art Responding to African Art for Elementary Students
Friday, March 3 1 p.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Responding to Art Using Visible Thinking Routines for Elementary Students
Friday, March 3 2 p.m. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Creating Solutions Using Design Thinking
Friday, March 3 3 p.m. Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access Creating Traditional Crafts
Saturday, March 4 Morning Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access 1:1 Smithsonian Learning Lab Demonstrations


Mini-session presenters will include: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum (New York City): Susannah Brown and Michelle Cheng; Freer and Sackler Galleries: Dr. Elizabeth K. Eder; National Museum of African Art: Deborah Stokes; Smithsonian American Art Museum: Phoebe Hilleman; Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access: Cody Coltharp, Ashley Naranjo, Stephanie Norby, Tess Porter, Michelle Smith, Toni Willis

Follow us on Twitter for updates at @SmithsonianLab, or join the conversation with the convention's hashtag: #NAEA17

Bonus: I'll also be presenting the Smithsonian Learning Lab during the Art Education Technology PechaKucha* Panel Session on Friday, March 3 at 12:00 noon in the Murray Hill West Room on the 2nd Floor of the Hilton New York.

(*PechaKucha: is a presentation style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each, or 6 minutes and 40 seconds in total)


Image: Subway by Lily Furedi, Smithsonian American Art Museum.