Arts Ed Blog

Published: September 12th, 2019

Celebrate National Arts in Education Week with Technology

Today in celebration of National Arts in Education Week, Erin Henderson, Title IV-A Digital Learning Specialist, shares resources & inspiration for integrating technology into the five artistic disciplines: Music, Media Arts, Theater, and Visual Arts. “Artists can share their work better than ever before by incorporating technology into performances and art and utilizing technology to [Read more…]

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Published: September 9th, 2019

ARIZONA CELEBRATES 2019 ARTS IN EDUCATION WEEK

Happy National Arts in Education Week! September 8-14th 2019 Arts Education has a huge impact on Arizonans! From providing us with vibrate, creative public spaces to enjoy, to providing students with supportive, caring environments to explore their self expression, to laying the foundation for the future of the creative industries sector– it is clear that [Read more…]

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Published: August 26th, 2019

Online PD & Resources for Visual Arts Educators: The Art of Education University

The Art of Education University is an online platform specializing in content and resources for visual art teachers, some completely free of charge. Their mission is to grow amazing art teachers at every stage of their career. You can subscribe to their magazine and podcast, or download lesson plans completely for FREE. Their content is [Read more…]

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Published: August 7th, 2019

The Molly Blank Fund- ASU Gammage Teaching Artist Roster

After a year of training facilitated by ASU Gammage in The Kennedy Center’s arts integration method, the first cohort of The Molly Blank Fund Teaching Artists are available to work in schools. If you are looking to infuse the arts in your classroom, these teaching artists are trained and ready to share their artistic disciplines [Read more…]

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Published: July 10th, 2019

AZ Office of Arts Education Releases 18-19 Year End Report

  It has been a busy year at The Office of Arts Education. Some of the highlights: A State Arts Proficiency Diploma Seal Became Law Media Arts Courses Were Added to the Arizona Course Catalogue Over 300 students showcased their artistic voice at the 2019 ESSA Conference Arts Educators of the Year were Celebrated During [Read more…]

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Published: June 12th, 2019

Susan Griffin Recognized as National Dance Education Organization 2019 Outstanding Dance Educator (PreK-12)

Today the National Dance Education Organization Announced the 2019 Award Recipients including Arizona’s Susan Griffin from Phoenix Union. Congratulations Susan! Thank you for all you’ve done for Arizona students over the years. 2019 NDEO National Award Recipients Lifetime Achievement – Naima Prevots Outstanding Dance Educator (PreK-12) – Susan Griffin Outstanding Leadership – Barry Blumenfeld Outstanding Dance [Read more…]

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Published: May 6th, 2019

Arizona Dance Education Organization (AzDEO) Announces 2019 State Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement Awardees

  AzDEO is proud to announce that ten students earned our state level Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement award:   Alexis Jackson from Centennial High School Amanda Carter from Desert Ridge High School Ashley Reafleng from Valley Vista High School Desiree Berry from Highland High School Kamryn Smith from Desert Mountain High School Inai [Read more…]

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Published: April 17th, 2019

Mesa Arts Academy Sends Arizona Egg Design for the 141st White House Easter Egg Roll

    Mesa Arts Academy will represent Arizona next week at the White House Easter Egg Roll with an original Easter egg design for the state. This year’s 141st White House Easter Egg Roll will take place on Monday April 22nd and is a tradition dating back to 1878. Pictured here are students Christhian Valenzuela [Read more…]

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