Click here for the event flyer and registration information! We hope you can join us for this great professional learning experience!
- Learn research about the effectiveness of arts
integration to impact student achievement.
- Experience culturally and linguistically responsive
strategies for interdisciplinary learning across
subject matter and grade levels K-12.
- Learn about the new statewide TPE’s teaching
performance expectations for arts in K-12. n Engage in hands-on effective strategies for powerful arts integration in the classroom in Humanities and STEM.
- Learn more about Title I and the Arts.
- Develop structures by which your own districts can
plan for and implement arts integration strategies alongside Common Core.
- Learn about the ART=OPPORTUNITY campaign
and receive Creativity at the Core resources.
- Network with colleagues from across California and so much more!
Join Us! Please join us on December 7, 2017 at the California Department of Education for the Rural Arts Education Think Tank meeting. Recently, the NEA announced the release of a working paper, Leveraging Change: Increasing Access to Arts
Education in Rural Areas, which provides insights on rural arts education access written by Lisa Donovan and
Maren Brown. Click here for a copy of the paper.
We want to hear from you! This is an opportunity to think together about how to better serve our rural communities.
We want to explore together how we can increase access to arts education in California rural communities.
Sarah Anderberg, California County Superintendents Educational Services Association & CREATE CA
Dr. Lisa Donovan, Professor in the Fine and Performing Arts Department at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
Jack Mitchell, California Department of Education
Mary Rice, California Department of Education
Kate Stover, Tulare County Office of Education
Pat Wayne, CREATE CA
Stacy Young, Humboldt County Office of Education
Region 1 Building STEAM Conference is Jan. 5-6, 2018 in beautiful Humboldt County. Keynote speakers are Dr. Karen Crow Roark, NASA’s STEM Education Professional Development Specialist and Dr. Ann Marie Thomas of the Playful Learning Lab, University of St. Thomas.
We are seeking breakout session presenters in K-12 STEAM Strategies. Applications due September 30, http://my.hcoe.net/?page_id=7437
To register to attend: http://my.hcoe.net/?event=building-steam-conference-2018