Module One

Program Development:
Teaching Artist Preparedness

September 20 & 21, 2018 | 10am - 3pm


True North Cultural Arts
739-1 Moore Rd, Avon Lake, OH 44012

Registration deadline:

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Areas of emphasis include:

  • Arts Integration
  • Youth Development
  • Behavior Management
  • Curricular Connections
  • Outcomes & Indicators
  • Strategies & Activities

Program Development: Teaching Artist Preparation

This first module is intended for working professional artists in all disciplines who are new to working as a teaching artist and current teaching artists who would like to enhance or improve their knowledge and skills. This session is recommended for anyone interested in joining the teaching artist roster of the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning.

Participants who successfully complete the session and program plan will be awarded a digital badge representing their knowledge and competency in arts-integrated program development.

A digital badge provides evidence of achievement as a result of participation and specific accomplishments completed during and after the session. Digital badges may be included in an online portfolio and/or other micro-credentialing sites, such as Mozilla Backpack.

Session presenters:

David Schiopota
Director of Programs
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

Emma Parker
Artistic Manager 
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

Ryan Upp
Resident Teaching Artist
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

Kara Stewart
Executive Director, Art Sparks
Coordinator of the Arts Administration
Graduate Program, University of Akron

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