Archive — Month: December 2018

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…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

Published: December 17th, 2018

Deadline Extended “We Are Arizona” Friday December 21 5pm

You are still in time to submit an entry for the 2018 “We Are Arizona” 4th Grade Collaborative Visual Art Competition! The deadline has been extended through Friday December 21st 2018 by 5pm. Create an arts project with your 4th grade classroom before winter break with the chance to win awesome arts prizes! See flyer below for [Read more…]

Published: December 13th, 2018

OdySea Aquarium Conservation Art Challenge

OdySea Aquarium invites you to enter the Conservation Art Challenge. Be an advocate for conservation through the arts! Submissions are due Monday, January 7th 2019 by midnight (Arizona time) See flyer below: OdySea Aquarium Conservation Art Challenge Flyer For more information & to submit your artwork visit:    

Published: December 12th, 2018

Fostering Global Competence in the Classroom: Borderlands Cultures

Arizona State Museum and the Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access are offering a FREE educator workshop on January 25 & 26th 2019. The workshop connects teachers with Mexican and Yaqui primary source materials, tradition bearers, stories, and songs. Participants gain access to Smithsonian and ASM digital resources and classroom tools, and create their [Read more…]

Published: December 11th, 2018

“We Are Arizona” Artwork Entries Due Friday

There are three days remaining for 4th grade classrooms or grade bands to submit an entry for the “We Are Arizona!” collaborative visual arts competition. The winning 4th grade class (or grade level) will receive an awesome arts-based award including but not limited to: field trips, arts engagement opportunities provided by professional teaching artists, and [Read more…]