Teaching Shakespeare 2014
June 29-July 26, 2014
This rigorous, joyful institute will see 25 middle and high school teachers work with scholars, actors, master teachers, each other, and the Folger collection on a deep dive into Romeo and Juliet and Twelfth Night with a focus on technology. Participants will create digital learning objects that will be made available to humanities teachers across the country while experiencing the plays together as researchers, performers, and educators.
Applications will be available on November 20. More information about application process, schedule, and more will be available soon.
Notification to all applicants will take place on March 31.
Institute director: Peggy O'Brien, Director of Education, Folger Shakespeare Library.
Head scholar: Ellen McKay, Professor of English, Indiana University.
Made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment of the Humanities.