Do you have something to share with educators in the region? Submit a proposal to present a breakout session at AEC’s Regional Arts Education Day! Submitting a proposal is quick and easy! Proposals are due by 5 PM on Friday, July 7.
AEC is currently accepting applications for Community of Learners for Arts Education, and Identifying and Supporting Quality Arts Education Programs. It’s never too early to plan professional learning for next year!
Cultural Trust Educator Open House (Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM)
Educators working in early childhood through high school both in-school and out-of-school time are invited to participate in a free guided tour of the Trust Arts Education Center. Engage in arts-integrated residency demonstrations, explore the Education Center, and learn more about exciting opportunities the Arts Education Department has to offer.
Musical Theatre Director – West Allegheny School District
Managing all duties associated with directing a high school musical, including staffing, choosing the show, casting, directing and coordinating all artistic, technical, production and educational aspects within the projected budget. Prior directing experience preferred. The position will work in collaboration with the producer(s). Send letter of interest, resume, and references to West Allegheny School District, Human Resources, PO Box 55, Imperial, PA 15126 by, August 19, 2011 EOE.
The purposes of the Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities Program are to: (1) Improve results for students with disabilities by promoting the development, demonstration, and use of technology; (2) support educational activities designed to be of educational value in the classroom for students with disabilities; (3) provide support for captioning and video description that is appropriate for use in the classroom; and (4) provide accessible educational materials to students with disabilities in a timely manner.
Startable is a free summer program that teaches teens 15-19 entrepreneurship and maker skills to help them launch their own handmade businesses. Over the course of eight weeks, students work with a team of experts to develop, design, prototype, build, brand, market and sell products of their own creation.
Pop Culture in the Classroom at The Warhol
5 p.m.–8 p.m. $30 per person/per workshop
Advanced registration is required
Explore Andy Warhol’s lifelong fascination with Hollywood, fame, and stardom in the exhibition Andy Warhol: Stars of the Silver Screen. Learn how to integrate pop culture into the classroom, fostering critical thinking and media literacy in an age of global celebrity culture. This workshop explores techniques for linking learning and creative expression to popular music, celebrity, and contemporary media. Tickets include museum admission, materials, and a private tour of Stars of the Silver Screen.
Teachers in attendance may receive Act 48 credit hours and information about school partnership opportunities.
Save the date! 2017 PAEA CONFERENCE will take place in PITTSBURGH (October 20, 21 & 22, 2017)
Pittsburgh Glass Center Act 48 Credit (ongoing)
Pittsburgh Glass Center offers Act 48 credit for classes and workshops! Call Ashley at 412-365-2145 x210 for more details on Act 48 and Traveling Tours.