Taking Action - Human Rights in Art Education (CSEA/SCÉA Winnipeg 2018)

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 5:00pm to Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 11:45pm

Taking Action, Human Rights in Art Education is about ways in which our art making practices, art theory, studios, schools and community practices can make a difference in the lives of the people around us. At this conference you will have the opportunity to witness these positive artistic and social changes by visiting both new and established Winnipeg cultural institutions including the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, the Winnipeg Art Gallery, and the Plug-In Institute of Contemporary Art.

"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.

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.

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

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. 


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.

Canada 150: Where are we in art education? Conference

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 11:00am to Friday, July 14, 2017 - 11:00am

Canadian Society for Education through Art/Art Gallery of Ontario 2017 Summer Institute for Educators
Theme: CANADA 150: Where are We in Art Education?

Dates: Tues. July 11 – Fri. July 14, 2017 

Location: Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), Toronto, ON (plus 3 other gallery/museum sites in Toronto)

Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm each day

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

WestCAST 2017

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:00pm

WestCAST (Western Canadian Association for Student Teaching) is an education conference held annually by the Faculties of Education in the western provinces of Canada. The 30th anniversary of WestCAST will be held on February 16 & 17, 2017, bringing together over 400 education faculty and teacher education students for two days of conversation and engagement on topics that are relevant in today’s world of teaching.