Teacher Exchange

  • The Commons
    Second Floor, East Side
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611


This event is free, but registration is required.

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Teacher Institute tour of Otobong Nkanga: To Dig a Hole That Collapses Again August 31, 2018
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago


Celebrate your teaching practice! Join the conversation about the impact of contemporary art on teaching and learning with members of the MCA Teacher Institute, Multiple Visit Program, and School Partnership for Art and Civic Engagement (SPACE).

Hear from educators who have used the MCA this year as their classroom, forum, and social space to push their teaching practice and develop socially engaged art projects with students.

Learn about the museum’s website devoted to teacher resources, developed by the MCA Teacher Institute cohort.

Participate in interactive, artist-led gallery experiences while viewing new exhibitions Prisoner of Love and Jonathas De Andrade: One to One.

Network with fellow teachers who use contemporary art to foster inquiry, experimentation, and community.