Summer Teacher Institute

August 16–20, 2021
10 am–4 pm daily

Engage in the themes of Toward Common Cause through a weeklong exchange between teachers, educators at multiple Chicago museums, and artists at the center of the exhibition. CPDUs available for eligible educators.

Learn more about the Summer Teacher Institute

Check back soon—full schedule and registration information to be posted in the near future. 

Lesson Plans and Educator Guide

Designed for K–12 educators, these toolkits provide mini lessons, related images and videos, grade level-appropriate guiding questions, and suggested student prompts. They connect to the major themes of Toward Common Cause and can be adapted for a broad range of uses and subjects.

Stay tuned—guide to be published in advance of the 2021-2022 school year.

Field Trips

To support the health and safety of our community, on-site group tours and other in-person programs have been suspended until further notice. Additional information will be shared here when group tour offerings and opportunities resume.