During this day-long training session, teachers will be introduced to the first teaching unit from the C.M. Russell Museum’s new Russell for Learning Program, Paintings & Poets. Teachers will also become knowledgeable about Visual Thinking Strategies, tour the museum, visit our research center, learn about using arts in their classrooms, and leave with new classroom resources. This course will be presented by Melissa Werber, the Education Coordinator at the C.M. Russell Museum.
The cost of the training session is free. Participating teachers will receive 7 OPI renewal units. Travel stipends are available for teachers from Meagher County, Gallatin County, and the Golden Triangle, provided by the Red Ants Pants Foundation, Gilhousen Family Foundation, and the Boe Brothers Foundation, respectively. To register for a session, or for information on travel reimbursement, contact Melissa Werber, Education Coordinator, at 727-8787, ext. 347.