Just a heads up about a few upcoming professional development opportunities for you to consider. Please follow the links for additional details and registration sites.
- WI DPI Arts Online Resources, Fine Arts Assessment Review - Watertown Area
- Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at the Watertown Unified District High School, 825 Endeavour Drive, from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Julie Palkowski, DPI Fine Arts & Creativity Education Consultant, will be facilitating both sessions. The interactive session agendas are focused on the investigation of WI DPI Arts Resources and Fine Arts Assessment strategies. Bring your laptop or tablet with you. Register online at -https://docs.google.com/a/dpi.wi.gov/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf2DKW8DlFcxj1NZxwze7M61OcSTzwYQ6wJipJScsa8MXt_xg/viewformby Feb. 10, 2017, 12 noon.
- Edgar Area PD day with art educators and Special Guest - David Hummer on Feb. 16, 2017 from 8am to 3:30pm. Register/cost details - https://goo.gl/forms/TvDsVLlrcRmaVR022
For online professional development, visit the WI DPI Fine Arts Professional Development site for learning modules and resources. Continue to share your ideas and suggestions for this site and consider joining a WI DPI Arts Google Community. If your school district is interested in hosting an arts educator session, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I have facilitated sessions for Disciplinary Literacy in the Arts, Arts Assessments, Developing Arts Educator Networks Online, WI DPI Arts Resources, and Student Learning Objectives. Let me know what your district and educator needs are and what would support your work.
Thank you again for the work you are doing to support arts education in Wisconsin.
Julie A. Palkowski, Ph.D.
Fine Arts and Creativity Education Consultant; SEADAE President 2015-17
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
125 South Webster Street
PO Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Phone 608-261-7494; Fax 608-266-1965
WI Department of Public Instruction - http://dpi.wi.gov/
Fine Arts and Creativity Education Website - http://dpi.wi.gov/fine-arts
Fine Arts Professional Development - http://dpi.wi.gov/fine-arts/pd
WI DPI Arts Google Communities - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4LMDPvLeFzLUlNrSjZ5N1ZwNFE/view?usp=sharing
Links for Sharing
Kudos - Celebration news
From the Field – Instruction
Fine Arts and Creativity Education Newsletter- http://dpi.wi.gov/fine-arts/newsletters
FaceBook- Arts Education in Wisconsin - https://www.facebook.com/ArtsEdWI/
Creativity Education and Research - http://www.scoop.it/t/creativity-education-and-research
Inclusive Arts Education - http://www.scoop.it/t/inclusive-arts-education
Music Education and Research - http://www.scoop.it/t/music-education-and-research