Calendar: Student Programs

October 27, 2016
5:00pm7:00pm

Academic Decathlon Art Training: World War II

Lecture
$30 per team of up to fifteen students and coaches
$45 per team of sixteen or more students and coaches

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art continues its tradition of providing training sessions for coaches and students preparing for the art section of the U.S. Academic Decathlon curriculum. During this presentation, review World War II propaganda, European modern art, Abstract Expressionism, and war memorialization through art. An Amon Carter educator will provide an overview of select art objects from before, during, and after World War II; historical contexts in which to view the artworks; and explanations about how these objects had an impact on world culture, history, and art history.

To enhance and support your Academic Decathlon art curriculum, optional gallery teacher-led tours of relevant objects from the Amon Carter’s collection are available on the day of your training or by appointment. Please mention during the registration process if you would like to take advantage of this opportunity.

Download registration form.

November 1, 2016
2:30pm4:30pm

Academic Decathlon Art Training: World War II

Student and Educator Videoconference
$150 per team

Receive a training session on the art section of the U.S. Academic Decathlon curriculum from the comfort of your own school. During this live broadcast, review World War II propaganda, European modern art, Abstract Expressionism, and war memorialization through art. An Amon Carter educator will provide an overview of select art objects from before, during, and after World War II; historical contexts in which to view the artworks; and explanations about how these objects had an impact on world culture, history, and art history.

Ask your campus or district distance learning site manager to register at www.connect2texas.net. After registering, contact the Amon Carter at 817.989.5038 or distancelearning@cartermuseum.org to receive additional instructions prior to the broadcast.

November 7, 2016
2:30pm4:30pm

Academic Decathlon Art Training: World War II

Student and Educator Videoconference
$150 per team

Receive a training session on the art section of the U.S. Academic Decathlon curriculum from the comfort of your own school. During this live broadcast, review World War II propaganda, European modern art, Abstract Expressionism, and war memorialization through art. An Amon Carter educator will provide an overview of select art objects from before, during, and after World War II; historical contexts in which to view the artworks; and explanations about how these objects had an impact on world culture, history, and art history.

Ask your campus or district distance learning site manager to register at www.connect2texas.net. After registering, contact the Amon Carter at 817.989.5038 or distancelearning@cartermuseum.org to receive additional instructions prior to the broadcast.

November 12, 2016
10:30am12:30pm

Academic Decathlon Art Training: World War II

Lecture
$30 per team of up to fifteen students and coaches
$45 per team of sixteen or more students and coaches

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art continues its tradition of providing training sessions for coaches and students preparing for the art section of the U.S. Academic Decathlon curriculum. During this presentation, review World War II propaganda, European modern art, Abstract Expressionism, and war memorialization through art. An Amon Carter educator will provide an overview of select art objects from before, during, and after World War II; historical contexts in which to view the artworks; and explanations about how these objects had an impact on world culture, history, and art history.

To enhance and support your Academic Decathlon art curriculum, optional gallery teacher-led tours of relevant objects from the Amon Carter’s collection are available on the day of your training or by appointment. Please mention during the registration process if you would like to take advantage of this opportunity.

Download registration form.

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