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    Educators After Hours - The American Cowboy: Myth and Reality

    Educators After Hours - The American Cowboy: Myth and Reality

    Socialize with fellow educators after hours for a free K – 12 professional development session at the National Cowboy Museum. Explore the myth and reality of the American cowboy from its early historical roots through romanticized portrayal in Wild West shows and films.

    Participants will:
    • Gain background content knowledge from subject matter experts
    • Engage with Museum staff to explore the American cowboy through art and artifacts
    • Investigate Museum collections and exhibitions relating to Western history
    • Obtain 2.5 hours of professional development

    Participating teachers receive:
    • Museum admission for the event
    • Heavy hors d’oeuvres
    • Access to a cash bar
    • Time to socialize with peers and other Oklahoma educators after hours

    The evening begins with hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar social, followed with the program at 6:15 p.m. This event is free for educators but registration is required by November 29. For more information contact Jason Harris, Manager of School and Family Programs, at jharris@nationalcowboymusuem.org or (405) 478-2250 ext. 280.

    To register, visit nationalcowboymuseum.org/teacherworkshop

    Educators After Hours - The American Cowboy: Myth and Reality