The Newberry Library
Chicago, Illinois

To support a three-day “Teachers as Scholars” seminar in 2013, which serves 15 Chicago Public Schools teachers. The proposed program, “The Great Migration in Art and Visual Culture,” teaches educators about artists, writers, and images associated with the Great Migration. The program helps teachers integrate art and texts related to these events into their curricula. Participants develop and share classroom projects, which are accessible through the Newberry’s Digital Collection for teachers.