ArtsNow has served 160 schools in 21 Georgia School Systems, having directly impacted over 1000 educators in Foundational Seminars, resulting in a potential influence of over 9100 educators and 114,000 students.
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 08, 2015
ArtsNow is pleased to announce it will hold its Foundational Seminar June 9-11th. This two and a half day professional learning opportunity invites teams of educators (K-12) to explore arts-integrated instructional strategies aligned to Common Core and Fine Arts Standards. These strategies promote 21st century skills, critical and creative thinking, student achievement, and academic growth. Educators leave equipped to bring creativity, innovation, and arts integration into the classroom across all content areas. Workshop participants receive research-based information and ideas to improve instructional design and delivery and are exposed to arts integration as a best practice in teaching and learning.
“With almost 100 educators from 7 different Georgia school districts registered already, we are very excited about the upcoming training and believe it demonstrates the strong desire to bring new and creative tools into classrooms," said Pamela Walker, CEO and President of ArtsNow. Since 2006, ArtsNow has served 160 schools in 21 Georgia School Systems, having directly impacted over 1000 educators in Foundational Seminars, resulting in a potential influence of over 9100 educators and 114,000 students.
ArtsNow is a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming education by equipping teachers with professional development and resources to bring creativity and the arts into daily classroom instruction so all students succeed academically, socially and artistically. ArtsNow provides professional learning opportunities, workshops and resources on arts and arts integration.
In addition, as a strategic partner helping to support and advance teaching and learning in and through the arts, ArtsNow meets with school leadership teams and faculty to create a Professional Learning Plan that supports the Local School’s Improvement Plan. ArtsNow team members act as consultants to the principal in designing and delivering modules that are customized to address the needs of the teachers and students in the school. Individualized plans and professional learning service can be custom designed to provide on-going, data driven, job-embedded support. Learn more at http://www.artsnowlearning.org
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