Arts Ed Blog

Published: January 15th, 2019

FREE Mesa Arts Center Field Trip Opportunity

Thanks to a generous grant from the Pulliam Foundation, FREE school tickets are available to Adapting History written and performed by Dahlak Brathwaite.   In Adapting History, artist Dahlak Brathwaite uses spoken word poetry & Hip Hop to narrate the sometimes tense, sometimes strained history of our nation. This musical chronicle shows that despite struggle, conflict, and misunderstanding, [Read more…]

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Published: January 15th, 2019

CLI Studios: Opportunity for FREE Online Dance Educator Resources

CLI Studios has an exciting new resource to share with dance and performing arts educators. CLI Studios is the industry leader in online continuing education for dance teachers, and they want to  provide your K-12 school and performing arts staff with even more educational resources this year. http://www.clistudios.com/ When you join the CLI Studios Partnership Program, your [Read more…]

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Published: January 14th, 2019

Successful Evaluations for Music Educators: A Free Clinic for Administrators

Friday February 1st 11:30-12:30pm Delta Hotels by Phoenix Marriott Phoenix Mesa 200 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, AZ 85201 ALL educators deserve support from their administrators to improve and maintain quality instruction for students. Do you feel prepared for your music educator evaluations? This interactive clinic provided in partnership by The Arizona Department of Education Office [Read more…]

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Published: December 27th, 2018

ADE Office of Arts Education Partners with ASU Bio Safety

On December 20th, 13 Arizona students were recognized at ASU’s “Arizona Biosecurity Workshop”! Challenged to illustrate their understanding of germ prevention and biosafety, the students competed in a Visual Arts competition designed to highlight student learning while capitalizing on youth and community outreach. Putting the “A” in STEM is a central focus at ADE’s Office [Read more…]

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Published: December 27th, 2018

Desert Dance Theatre presents “Sister Moses: The Story of Harriet Tubman”

“Sister Moses: The Story of Harriet Tubman” is a beautiful story of a courageous woman’s determination to free her people from slavery through the Underground Railroad. She was one of America’s first liberated women of color, who fought against all odds for the sake of freedom and equality. This production brings light to the incredible [Read more…]

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Published: December 27th, 2018

FREE PD on Teaching American Indian History

ADE, the Heard Museum, the Phoenix Indian School Visitor’s Center, and the Maricopa Community Colleges District are offering a full day of FREE professional development for educators. The training is worth 7 hours and will take place on Saturday January 5th from 8:30am-4:00pm. Take advantage of this opportunity to familiarize yourself with ways to teach American Indian History [Read more…]

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Published: December 26th, 2018

Musical Instrument Museum Offers FREE Professional Development for Educators

Take advantage of these FREE opportunities to learn creative ways to integrate music into your classroom through Saturday workshops offered at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM)! Saturday, January 12, 2019  |  1:00–3:00 p.m. Free for educators New activities for 2018–2019! Learn new, musical ways to bring culture into the classroom! Engage students in grades 3–12 through games, [Read more…]

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Published: December 19th, 2018

2019 Excellence in Theatre Education Award

We have wonderful theatre educators in Arizona. Consider nominating a teacher in our state who has had an impact on the next generation of theatre artists  for the 2019 Excellence in Theatre Education Award. Did a theatre educator make a difference in your life, or the life of someone you know? The Tony Awards® and Carnegie Mellon University [Read more…]

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