Arts Ed Blog

Published: October 16th, 2019

Seeking Young Leaders to Join the AZ Youth Arts Council: Deadline October 24th

The Arizona Commission on the Arts invites teen artists and creatives to join the newly established AZ Youth Arts Council, an advisory group that will work to ensure that Arizona’s youth perspective is heard in arts programming and policy. Creative young people between the ages of 14 and 19 who have an interest in the [Read more…]

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Published: October 16th, 2019

Phoenix Conservatory of Music’s College Day

PCM’s 4th Annual College Day  Saturday, October 19, 2019 *If you have a competition that day, parents are still welcome to attend and get information for their students! 11am-1pm @ Phoenix Conservatory of Music 9617 N Metro Parkway W, Ste. 2112, Phoenix, AZ 85051 2nd Level of Metrocenter Mall, North Side of Mall All Music Students [Read more…]

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Published: October 16th, 2019

La Bohème Student Night at the Opera

To be an aspiring artist in 1830s Paris was to be poor—but happy. When Mimì enters the poet Rodolfo’s apartment in search of a flame to light her candle, the pair ignite a romance that burns brilliantly through the ages. The passion and struggle of Rodolfo and his fellow bohemians come to life in Puccini’s [Read more…]

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Published: October 11th, 2019

“Get Fired Up” Registration Closes October 18th

Registration closes on October 18th for the Arizona Art Education Association’s annual conference! This year’s conference “Get Fired Up” will be held in Prescott Arizona Friday October 25-Sunday October 27th. Think campfire in autumn! Register today for: another popular art camp format featuring a saggar pit firing, and an aluminum pour with our keynote artist, [Read more…]

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Published: October 4th, 2019

Indigenous Peoples Day Teach-In: Teachrock Resources

On October 15, join educators nationwide and guide your students beyond mythology and toward a restorative history of the Americas by using one of the free, engaging, standards-aligned lesson plans detailed below and available at www.teachrock.org/indigenouspeoplesday. Then share your work! Post a photo, story, or a short video commentary to the TeachRock Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/teachrock.org) or [Read more…]

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Published: October 3rd, 2019

FREE Professional Development for Educators at the Musical Instrument Museum

  Explore new ideas in your classroom at the Musical Instruments Museum. This January and February the Musical instrument is offering professional development classes on Saturdays completely free to educators. Put these events on your calendar and register today!   Build Early Skills Through Music Saturday, January 11, 2020  |  10:00 a.m.–noon Free for educators [Read more…]

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Published: September 30th, 2019

Heard Museum Educator Events

  EDUCATOR OPEN HOUSE Learn about the Heard Museum’s resources for K–12 educators and enjoy a demonstration of basket-making traditions with artist August Wood from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. See how traditional techniques are used to weave natural desert materials into intricate baskets, and make a coiled basket that you can create with your students! [Read more…]

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Published: September 30th, 2019

AzDEO 35th Annual High School Dance Festival

Register Now for the 35th Annual High School Dance Festival!! DATE: Feb 22, 2020   azdeo.org under events LOCATION: Camelback High School. 4612 N 28th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016 REGISTRATION FEES: Fees are per school! Early (Payment Postmarked by 1/15/2020): $175 for AzDEO/NDEO Members $250 for non-members Regular: (1/16/2020-1/31/2020)  $225 for AzDEO/NDEO members $300 non-members Late Reg: [Read more…]

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Published: September 20th, 2019

“Kids Safe Online” Cyber Security Calendar Competition

Public, Private, and home schooled students in Grades K-12 are invited to participate for a chance to have their artwork displayed in the 2020-2021 Cyber Security Calendar. Entries should feature original artwork illustrating the safe use of the Internet and/or mobile devices. Entry forms are to be postmarked or received electronically by ​December 13, 2019. ​Winners [Read more…]

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