Teaching immigrants English through art

New York City’s Queensborough Community College will work with museums to teach English to adult immigrants through art, reports the Times-Ledger.

Culture and Literacy through Arts for the 21st Century will be a partnership among community colleges in the CUNY system, Queens College’s Godwin-Ternbach Museum, the Rubin Museum of Art, the Katonah Museum of Art and El Museo del Barrio plus The Literacy Assistance Center and Visual Thinking Strategies.

Teachers and museum educators to work with a minimum of 50 students and their families per year.