Pre-Texts is a fun and flexible teacher training program that develops high order literacy and citizenship by using complex texts as prompts for making art.
Video: Pre-Texts in Quibdó (Colombia)This is the last version of the text regarding the workshop held in Quibdó, which was edited by Doris: “Afro-Latin America on STEAM is an ALARI (Afro-Latin American Research Institute at Hutchins Center) initiative to develop 21st century skills in Afrodescendent communities. In February 2017, the project launched in collaboration with Colombia’s Ministry of Environment and
HILT Speaker Series: PRE-TEXTS: THE ARTS TEACH (ANYTHING)The Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT) held its Speaker Series event on November 30, 2016. The event featured FAS and HGSE instructors discussing Pre-Texts, a program for educational professionals to employ close reading and critical thinking skills by making art based on challenging texts. Click here to see the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnjE1MJL7RM&feature=em-subs_digest
Pre-Texts at CaraguatatubaWe invite to check this article about Pre-Texts at Escola Paideia. Click to more info: http://www.caraguatatuba.sp.gov.br/pmc/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=2258&cntnt01returnid=15 Caraguatatuba, Sao Paulo (Brasil), The Professors Viviane Gontijo, Doris Sommer and Jasmine Fernandez, leading a Pre-Texts Workshop at Escola Paideia in Caraguatatuba during january 11 to 13. The workshop had 33 participants from different areas related with Education and