Upcoming Arts and Learning Events

By Invitation Only: Dance, Confederation and Reconciliation

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 1:00pm to Friday, December 22, 2017 - 3:30pm

While the Fathers of Confederation toiled at the table of nation making, two voices were not invited to the discussion: women and Indigenous peoples. This exhibit, co-curated by Amy Bowring and Troy Emery Twigg, illuminates the stories of how women and dance were essential to networking during the 1864 conferences that led to Confederation, and how Indigenous dance was banned within two decades of Confederation in an attempt to suppress the culture and assimilate Indigenous peoples.

Creative Facilitation 2

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 5:00pm

Register: http://pyeglobal.org/cf-canada/

Harness the incredible power of creativity to transform your programs, classroom, or workplace. In our Creative Facilitation Training series, you’ll gain potent but practical skills and strategies for unlocking potential and purpose in youth, or groups of adults. This is big!

CODE Conference 2017 - Claiming Our Voices

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 5:15am to Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 5:15am

Attention all drama and dance educators, artists and academics! Registration for our 47th annual conference Claiming our Voices, is now live! The vision of the conference is to celebrate, inspire and learn about the diverse voices that make up our drama and dance community. We have artists, educators and academics from diverse backgrounds sharing their dance and drama work around equity issues, arts advocacy, teacher and student wellness and the lenses which shape understanding

Art of Faciliation

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

Register: http://pyeglobal.org/kingston2017/

Maximize Your Leadership Potential!

An intensive professional development opportunity for people and organizations who work with groups to facilitate change, including teachers, youth workers, counselors, trainers, and community and business leaders. Experience five transformative weekends over five months in a community of fellow changemakers.

Program Overview

Conference 2017 - Celebrating Canadian Diversity: Building Bridges through Arts and Learning

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning (Le Réseau canadien pour les arts et l'apprentissage) is thrilled to announce our National Conference Celebrating Canadian Diversity, October 18-20, 2017 in the stunning, cultural gathering space of the Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health in Ottawa.

Making Connections: People for Education’s Annual Conference

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 9:00pm

People for Education is a strong voice for public education. The organization conducts vital research, makes policy recommendations and ensures there is broad coverage of education issues in the media.

The 2017 People for Education is set to take place on November 4, 2017 in Toronto. 

 

Creative Facilitation 2

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 5:00pm

Register: http://pyeglobal.org/cf-canada/

Harness the incredible power of creativity to transform your programs, classroom, or workplace. In our Creative Facilitation Training series, you’ll gain potent but practical skills and strategies for unlocking potential and purpose in youth, or groups of adults. This is big!

Creative Connections Conference

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:00am to Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 6:00am

Creativity is leading the wave of innovation and change globally.

The central goal of the Atlantic Centre for Creativity and the Creative Connections Conference is to increase awareness, and enhance creative practices across disciplines including: sciences, the arts, business, entrepreneurship and education. It will be an interdisciplinary, interactive and collaborative conference designed to encourage participants to ‘think outside the box’, take risks, share new ideas and enhance teaching practices.

World Alliance for Arts Education Conference: Engaging with Communities (New Zealand)

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 10:30am to Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:30am

The 7th World Alliance for Arts Education Conference will be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 22-25 November 2017.

 

The aim of the conference is to share and build research and practice that evidences creative pedagogies in community and /or institutional contexts.  Key features of the conference include:

• Recognition of diverse pedagogies and cultural practices.  The conference will open with a traditional Māori welcome (Powhiri)

• One day of the conference dedicated to the Pacific

"Cascade 2018" National Conference for Carl Orff Canada - Music for Children, Musique pour enfants

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Ontario Chapter of Music for Children - Carl Orff Canada - Musique pour enfants invites arts educators to the 25th Canadian National Orff Conference which will be held in Niagara Falls from April 19-22, 2018. Outstanding workshops and clinicians; children's performing groups; exhibits; entertainment and meals.