Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Thu Feb 11, 2016
For small organizations and individuals offering arts learning programming, the thought of going through an assessment may seem overwhelming. However, it’s likely that you’re already doing some assessment activities without realizing it, such as taking photos or documenting comments that you’ve received, even ones from Facebook and other social media. In this post, we will explore some basic assessment techniques that any facilitator can do without...
Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Wed Feb 10, 2016
Event Date and Time: Monday, May 16, 2016 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
We are planning for 50 participants from all areas of Canada. If you are a member of the following, we want you with us – professors, teachers, researchers, artists, consultants, government professionals, arts/cultural organizations and institutions, teacher education candidates, graduate students, anyone interested. We will be opening registration on April 1, 2016. Most of the proceedings and experiences will be held at the Ottawa City Hall and...
Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Wed Feb 3, 2016
Event Date and Time: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 2:30pm to Friday, July 8, 2016 - 5:30pm
Call for papers deadline: March 25
The 11th IERG International Conference on Imagination and Education will be held in the beautiful city of Vancouver, Canada between 6 – 8 July, 2016 at the SFU Harbour Centre. For the 11th time, this event offers a unique opportunity for teachers, academics, policy makers and other professionals from around the globe to share their broad array of knowledge and perspectives.
This 3-day long conference is an excellent...
Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Thu Jan 28, 2016
The International Network for Research in Arts Education (INRAE) is committed to a vision of education in which the arts play a central and critically important role.
Research has shown that: The arts in education can be used to construct knowledge in other domains of learning; The arts can promote embodied learning;· The arts can effect significant transformation in a young person’s life; Arts education can positively impact...
Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Wed Jan 27, 2016
CALL FOR APPLICATION
Toronto, ON - In the interest of supporting and advancing the field of Drama-in-Education, YPT is excited to announce the Ada Slaight Drama-in-Education Award. This award of $10,000 has been made possible through a generous donation by The Slaight Family Foundation which led to the establishment of The Ada Slaight Education Centre at YPT, celebrating Ada Slaight’s inspiring commitment to young artists and audiences. It is to be awarded in each...
Posted by Jennifer Petrilli on Mon Jan 25, 2016
Event Date and Time: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 10:30am to Friday, August 5, 2016 - 10:30am
Bookings open: 8 January 2016
Call for proposals deadline: 22 February 2016
Best, Next and Radical Practice in Participatory Arts ...
Follow “ITAC3: The Third International Teaching Artist Conference: Best, Next and Radical Practice in Participatory Arts, Edinburgh, 3-5 August 2016”
Bookings are now open for the third International Teaching Artists Conference: Best, Next and Radical Practice in Participatory Arts (ITAC3), taking place 3-5...