Speaker Series: Equity and Social Justice in the Art room

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 11:00am to Saturday, May 15, 2021 - 12:00pm
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Starting in January, OAEA will begin a monthly speaker series featuring artists and educators who will demonstrate best practices and innovative ideas.

January 30: Intersecting Identities: Visualizing Student Voice in Art Education Robert Durocher, Urban Indigenous Education Centre, Toronto DSB

February 20: Improving Pedagogical Practice in Art Classes Dr. Christina Yarmol, Toronto DSB

March 27: Integrating FNMI Understandings + Practices In Visual Arts Kirsty Howie, Toronto DSB

April 17: Therapeutic Approaches in Art Education: Foundations and Intersections of Art Therapy and Art Education Dr. Lisa Kay, Tyler School of Art & Architecture, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

May 1: Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Art Room Bobbi Dorka & Sonia Trivedi, Peel District School Board

May 15: Gender & Racial Diversity/Inclusion In STEAM Programs Linda Johnson, The Institute for Arts Integration and STEAM, Westminster, MD