Georgia – Teacher Seminar: Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech”
February 1, 2020 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Figures of Speech: Redefining the History Makers of Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Kimberly Gregory, Ed.S., Educator and Inclusive Practices Consultant
This interactive workshop will examine how ordinary people have shaped culture and society throughout history. Teachers will engage in an interactive lesson that asks participants to use their inquiry skills to analyze artifacts, compare primary and secondary sources, and redefine the history makers of yesterday, today, and tomorrow. This empowering workshop will provide educators with the tools, resources, and materials to engage their students in exploring objects from the Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” exhibition while examining contemporary artifacts.
Target Audience: English, Humanities, Social Studies, and Fine Arts Teachers