Assignment Basics



A multiweek assignment for high school photography students



Grade Level




Class Type

Photography classes at any level (best for intermediate and advanced)



Time Required

3–8 weeks

We encourage teachers to devote up to 8 weeks to this assignment, although it can be effectively completed in as few as 3 weeks.







Resources Provided

  • Classroom visits from a photography professional trained as a project Photo Facilitator
  • Customizable lesson plan and classroom Toolkit


Standards Alignment

Aligned with National Visual Arts Anchor Standards



Permissions and Releases

We will not reproduce any student work without permission from the student or a parent/guardian if the student is not yet 18. The teacher is responsible for submitting completed release forms and permissions.