People for Education releases 2018 report on Arts Education. Read the Art Education 2018 Report HERE!
Let’s Recognize the Arts, Learning & OCDSB! Nominate someone in the OCDSB learning community for their service to the Arts in education. Deadline: Saturday, May 6th More information: http://acaottawa.ca/nominate/ Nomination form: https://goo.gl/forms/zhcGzvfGkawVw6iv2 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/acaottawa/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/artsottawa Twitter: https://twitter.com/ACA_Ottawa Contact: email@example.comContinue reading
The Artists Life – New York Times Style Magazine by Katy Waldman, March 22, 2018 It’s a balancing act. But, people who live with/in/through the arts, usually express across multiple disciplines.
Join the NAC Orchestra for its LET’S DANCE! student matinee on May 17 and 18 at 11AM! Swing, jazz, 1950s bop, waltz, cha-cha, tango and much more! A world-class orchestra and spectacular choreography: you’ll be dancing in the aisles! ForContinue reading
Merivale’s declining enrolment has prevented the Steel Drum option from being offered as a credit course in the school timetable. In spite of this, it has thrived as a club. There are however significant obstacles to running the SticksContinue reading
Maureen is very dedicated, passionate and supportive of the arts. This past year, she has spent countless hours preparing for the school’s musical that included a cast and crew of over 130 students and investsContinue reading
In 1995, the Montreal Museum of Fine Art mounted a show called “Moving Beauty.” Instead of canvases and traditional art forms, the public was treated to an exhibition of the automobile as sculpture. Museum DirectorContinue reading
SILTA = Studio-based Inter-disciplinary Learning Through Arts Above. Harvey Renaud is the 2017 winner of the SCHOOL EVENT – VISUAL DISPLAY. Harvey teaches @ Merivale High School. This is a great example of a SILTA.Continue reading
ACA Teaching Awards – Visual Arts Secondary Irving Osterer – Fine Arts and Technology Department Head and the OCDSB’s Communication and Design Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Coordinator. School’s Art Department was involved in design and production ofContinue reading
ACA Teaching Awards – Music Secondary Steven Szabo – John McCrae Secondary School Steven Szabo’s exceptional contribution to Music education at John McCrae Secondary School has been acknowledged by parents and colleagues. Szabo motivates his studentsContinue reading
What if? What if the arts were foundational to education? Studio Habits of Mind from Studio Thinking: The Real Benefits of Visual Arts Education,Hetland, Winner, et al, Teachers College Press, 2007. 8 Studio Habits of MindContinue reading