2018 Summer Institutes

Posted on May 10, 2018 in Arts Education, Blog Post, Professional Development for Educators

2018 Summer Institutes: Professional Development for Classroom Teachers

Oʻahu: June 4th, 5th, and 6th (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) at the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum (250 South Hotel St., downtown Honolulu). Presenters: Jamie Simpson Steele and Lynn Young. Enrollment is open to all elementary level teachers and is limited to 30 participants. DOE teachers can earn 3 DOE professional development credits. $150.00 registration fee, payable to the Hawaiʻi Arts Alliance. For more information and to register: Hawaiʻi Arts Alliance or Lei Ahsing, (808) 533-2787, lei@hawaiiartsalliance.org.

Maui: June 4th, 5th, and 6th (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center (One Cameron Way, Kahului). Presenters: Mardi Swatek, Jeanette Hablewitz, Rhonda Holt, Gene Calagna, Kahulu Maluo, and Neida Bangerter. $185.00 registration fee, payable to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. For more information and to register: Maui Arts & Cultural Center or Stacey, stacey@mauiarts.org.

The ARTS FIRST Partners sponsor Summer Institutes in June – one on Maui, and one on Oʻahu – for arts learning for classroom teachers on open-ended questioning, structures for engaged discussion, drama and visual arts strategies, and expanding connections to the Common Core and current arts standards. ARTS FIRST is a network of organizations whose mission is “to work collaboratively to create the conditions and culture that promise a comprehensive high-quality arts education, learning in, about, and through the arts for every student in Hawaiʻi.” Partners: Hawaiʻi Arts Alliance, Hawaiʻi Association of Independent Schools, Hawaiʻi State Department of Education, State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa College of Arts and Humanities, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa College of Education. The SFCA contributes funding for these institutes through the National Endowment for the Arts; Maui County contributes funding for the Maui programs.