Archive — Month: April 2018

Published: April 9th, 2018

Report! The Arts and Dropout Prevention

  Hello ArtsEd Stakeholders! As we continue to share the success of our programs and the positive effects the arts have on the development of our students, here is an interesting report to add to your Advocacy Tool-kit! The Arts and Dropout Prevention: The Power of Art to Engage was released in October 2017. This [Read more…]

Published: April 6th, 2018

Recognize YOUR amazing Dance Teacher!

NDEO 2018 National Awards Nominate Yourself or Someone Else for a National Award Nomination Deadline is April 24th Before you start an online nomination form, make sure to read the Award Nomination Guidelines so that you know which documents and details are necessary  to complete the online nomination form.   Gather these documents prior to starting the [Read more…]

Published: April 5th, 2018

Professional Learning Center for Arts Educators!

It’s nearing that time where you might be looking for PD for yourself or your Arts Instructors. I am proud to share The Professional Learning Center offered by Pepper and the State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education (SEADAE)! Courses are always being added, and right now we are featuring classes on understanding the National [Read more…]

Published: April 2nd, 2018

Arizona Dance Education Organization (AzDEO) Honors Teacher

Alyssa McMichael, dance teacher at Apollo High School in Glendale, was awarded the 2018 Katherine Lindholm Lane Arizona Dance Educator of the Year Award at the annual Arizona High School Dance Festival at Raymond S. Kellis  High School, March 24th.  This award honors a teacher for demonstrating support for and contributing to the larger dance [Read more…]

Published: April 2nd, 2018

Update from AzCA- City of Phoenix Budget Hearing Impacts the Arts!

The city of Phoenix has scheduled 15 public hearings in April where citizens may comment on the city’s proposed Fiscal Year 19 budget. Included in the proposed budget is funding to increase grant funding in the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture (POAC) to pre-recession levels and to support continued planning for a proposed Latino [Read more…]

Published: April 2nd, 2018

2018 Romero-Wolf Scholarship: Student Scholarship

Romero-Wolf Scholarship Expand your horizons…. Awarded to a student showing excellence in leadership qualities in dance performance and dance education. Scholarship Criteria: Dancer who plays an active role in school/studio dance program at least 2 years. Dancer demonstrates growth in dance performance and quality movement. Overall excellence in leadership for choreography, performance and dance company [Read more…]