Common Sense Arts Standards:
Art in an Era of School Reform
Watch Bruce Taylor's presentation on how teachers, teaching artists and administrators can connect the arts to core standards. 6/25/2014
Congratulations to Vera Nakonechny, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, an expert Ukrainian embroiderer and bead worker, who is a recipient of one of 13 of the 2014 NEA National Heritage Fellowships and NEA Jazz Masters awards - the nation's highest honors in the folk and traditional arts and jazz fields.
VIEW WORK, courtesy of the Philadelphia Folklore Project, a PCA grant recipient and Folk and Traditional Arts Center.
(a FLASH file) She has received PCA and Pew Fellowships and a Leeway Foundation Transformational Award.
Arts in Education Residency at Wilson West Middle School, Reading, PA
June 23, 2014
Common Sense Arts Standards: Art in an Era of School Reform
WHAT: A workshop on how arts learning leads PA Core Standards Presented by visiting scholar Bruce TaylorThis workshop simplifies comprehension of recently adopted PA Core State ELA Standards and demonstrates how the arts can be leveraged to meet the expectations set by this new paradigm for teaching and learning.
WHEN: July 1, 2014 8:30 a.m.— 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Harrisburg PaTTAN Offices 6340 Flank Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17122
Brought to you by ...
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, The Pennsylvania Department of Education and The Pennsylvania Department of Music Educators
Act 48 Credits will be available
Registration is FREE!
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