Educator Professional Development

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

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

Deep Winter Series

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 7:00pm to Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 8:00pm

The ACC presents its Deep Winter Series to help see us through what might be a very dark winter. Each weekly session will offer an easy introduction to a creative activity that will activate your imagination and give you the opportunity to try something you may have never done before - or thought you were good at. Sessions are offered by professionals in the field of creativity and imagination, and all will start at a beginner level.

Forum Theatre Performance Facilitation (Joking)

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 7:00pm to Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 9:30pm

The “Joker” is the facilitator responsible for the Forum Theatre process. The person in this role leads participants as the play evolves, becoming the liaison between community “spect–actors” and the characters on stage. 

Forum Theatre Creation

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 7:30pm to Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 9:30pm

This four-part workshop, led by award winning Forum Theatre artist Simon Malbogat and Theatre of the Oppressed facilitator Swetha Ranganathan, will teach participants how to use theatre games and exercises to create Forum Theatre with and for various community groups. 

Participants will: 

CONNECTING CANADA: CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 11:45pm

Connecting Canada Call for Proposals flyer with January 21st 2021 deadline2021 Connecting Canada is opening a call for proposals from presenters whose work centres on the theme of musical diversity.

While the conference aims to include representation from all provinces and territories with active membership in CFMTA, proposals from non-Canadian applicants are welcome.

Joseph Sanchez "Niizh Manidoog Giigidowag / The Spirits Are Talking"

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, January 15, 2021 - 12:00pm to Saturday, February 20, 2021 - 5:00pm

Please visit our website on how you can visit the gallery as we are still maintaining Mb COVID Precautions

 

Press release in Ojibwe and English

Aandi: Main zhigwa Marvin Francis Media Galleries ge-ayaamagak

In the Main and Marvin Francis Media Galleries

 

Ezhising: Niizh Manidoog Giigidowag / Title: The Spirits Are Talking

Wezhitood: Joseph Sanchez / Artist: Joseph Sanchez

 

Waabanda’iweng Apii: January 15 akoo February 20, 2021

Exhibition Dates: January 15 to February 20, 2021

 

Navigating Arts & Learning Through a Global Crisis - Bilingual discussion

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Building Digital Capacity and Connections

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning is pleased to announce a third series of online roundtable discussions for arts and learning practitioners to share the realities they are facing as we head into the second wave of the pandemic.

Navigating Arts & Learning Through a Global Crisis - English Quebec, Atlantic Canada & Nunavut

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Building Digital Capacity and Connections

The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning is pleased to announce a third series of online roundtable discussions for arts and learning practitioners to share the realities they are facing as we head into the second wave of the pandemic. We invite everyone to take part in the exchange as we discuss measures taken to virtually connect with your students, audiences, other stakeholders and the public, how you foresee moving forward in your practice in the next few months and into the future, and other topics.&nbs