Are you considering exploring Arts Integration at your school or LEA? EducationCloset has created this AMAZING Interactive Navigation Guide for ALL things Arts Integration! Have questions on how to Fund your new Arts Integration program? Just click “Funding” and be directed to relevant resources. Interested in learning more about Curriculum or Professional Development? Click the related links, and discover the answers to your inquiry!
Should you or your school be interested in learning more about Arts Integration and the affects this practice has on schools and students, please do not hesitate to contact us at ADE.
NOW is the time to roll up your sleeves and submit your application to present at this year’s ESSA “Student-Focused, Well-Rounded Education” Conference!
We are looking for teachers, administrators, educational professionals, teaching artists, and community organizations to join us in Tucson at the El Conquistador Resort on November 14th and 15th! You will have the opportunity to share information (tools, resources, and strategies) with our over 400 conference participants! All sessions are 75 min in length. If your presentation is selected, you may participate in sessions and meals throughout the day for free OR, you may stay an additional day at a reduced conference rate!
Visit our Digital Conference Portal to review and sign the Request for Proposal Assurances, along with the digital submission form.
The deadline for submissions is September 7th! Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with school leaders and educators from across the state!
Questions? Please contact us through the Arts Education Inbox
The School Excellence Unit of the Arizona Department of Education is excited to offer their annual ESSA Conference, your one-stop-shop for federal grant program needs!
Formally known as the Title I MEGA Conference, this year’s conference theme “Student-Focused, Well-Rounded Education” celebrates the wonderful programming and innovative solutions our schools are providing for our students.
Seeking Student Talent
We are seeking to showcase our talented students and successful Title I programs.
Calling all K-12 Visual Artists and 6th- 12th grade Performing Artists!
Now is your opportunity to present or perform at the 2018 ESSA Conference!
Deadlines are already approaching!
- Performing Arts groups are required to submit their Audition materials by August 31st at 5:00 pm!
- Visual Arts students are required to submit entries by October 31st at 5:00 pm!
Please note: this year’s event will be hosted at the El Conquistador Resort and Event Center in Tucson Arizona! More information will be made available on our Conference website soon!
Offering the first fully integrated Arts Education program in the Northeast Valley, PVSchools has created an Arts intensive program through their North Valley Arts Academies. Taking root in Desert Cove Elementary School, Shae Middle School, and Shadow Mountain High School, North Valley Arts provides rigorous instruction in Dance, Theatre, Music Technology, and Visual Arts.
Learn more about this innovative program by visiting their website and attending a performance/exhibition!
Thank you for investing in the Well-Rounded education of our students!
Join us for the 2018 EDUCATOR ARTS: ARTS INTEGRATED LEARNING & CULTURAL RESOURCE FAIR
Saturday, August 25, 2018
9 AM-4:30 PM
FREE! for all educators
This FREE day-long event celebrates arts-integrated learning, and includes:
- 3 hands-on workshops
- Catered Lunch
- Prize Raffle
- Certificate of Attendance
All AZ educators are welcome to attend:
classroom, performing, and visual arts teachers from public, private and charter schools; community educators; preschool and out-of-school-time providers
Tickets available now
This event will sell out! Space is limited and pre-registration required.
What does an innovative classroom look like and how might the Arts play a roll in innovative thinking? Check out this Education Week Article on “10 Characteristics of the Innovative Classroom.”
Steer your students toward innovative creativity this school year!
Read how one Baltimore district is combating summer regression through Arts Integration!
How can you leverage the skills and abilities cultivated in the Drama/Theatre classroom to increase student engagement and retention in the ELA classroom? This Education Week Article shares some highlights and approaches.