2013 Summer Institute

Make plans to join us for the

July 22 – 24, 2013 – Orlando

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Offered by Mary Palmer & Associates, LLC, in cooperation with the Orlando Shakespeare Theater

This three-day arts integration Institute will ignite your passion for
building strong schools and communities Through the ARTS. School teams comprised of administrators, classroom teachers, arts teachers,
and parent advocates as well as individuals (administrators, teachers, teaching artists, and community arts organizations) are invited Sessions will demonstrate the “why” and “how” of integrating the arts throughout your school programs. The Institute will provide the necessary classroom-tested successful strategies and materials for making excellence Through the ARTS a reality in your school. Dynamic arts integration experts will provide hands-on experiences with all art forms; teachers
and administrators who have successfully implemented the Through the ARTS program will share their successes. Participants will leave with a concrete arts integration plan to create an exciting and dynamic environment for learning in their schools and/or community organizations.

Why attend?

In addition:
  • Learn how to utilize the power of the ARTS to transform teaching and learning.
  • Get strategies to help you integrate the ARTS throughout the school curriculum.
  • Develop a plan for successful ARTS integration across the curriculum of your school.
  • Energize administrators, teachers, community artists, and arts organizations.
  • Learn strategies to maximize collaborative work in classrooms.
  • Learn ways to promote higher order thinking skills.
  • Create an ARTS look in your school environment.
  • Meet others who share your interest in making schools better.

What will we do at the Institute?

Experience hands-on ARTS activities to build your knowledge and skill in the ARTS at the same time as you:

  • Learn useful and effective teaching strategies and techniques to enhance student learning across the curriculum.
  • Plan ARTS integration implementation with your school team.
  • The Institute is offered by Mary Palmer & Associates, LLC, in cooperation with the UCF - Orlando Shakespeare Theater.

Over 20 successful teachers, administrators, and artists-in-schools will present sessions!

Bring your SCHOOL TEAM!
Administrators, arts teachers, classroom teachers, artists, and community members will be guided in collaborative development of strategies for successful implementation of Institute content in their own schools.


Questions? Please email us at MPalmerAssoc@aol.com.