Teaching Artist Brings Photographic Storytelling to the Classroom

Posted by on May 14, 2014 in Art-making, Classroom, Photography | No Comments
Teaching Artist Brings Photographic Storytelling to the Classroom

By Julie Keefe—I’ve been fortunate the last three years to work with a talented group of forward-thinking people at the Portland Art Museum who created and developed Object Stories from the Middle, a wonderful platform that allowed teaching artists and docents to directly engage with hundreds of students and educators in the tri-county region and […]

Object Stories: From the Middle

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in Classroom, Museum, Object Stories | No Comments
Object Stories: From the Middle

By Danae Hutson—When I stepped into my new job at the Portland Art Museum as the School & Teacher Program Specialist in September 2011, I was tasked with helping create a program that would strengthen the relationship between classroom teachers, students, and the museum around the recently landed Object Stories Initiative. Almost everyone, at every […]