The statewide Fine Arts/Iowa Core professional development sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education is being announced this week.
Participants will register through the participating AEA for the date they wish to participate. The day is designed to be presented at no cost to the participant. The day includes a fine arts/Iowa Core overview, history, and supportive research in the a.m. and participatory breakouts by discipline in the p.m. The afternoon includes lessons, assessments and experience with the fine arts and universal constructs of Iowa Core.
Presenters include Rosanne Malek, Iowa Department of Education, Leon Kuehner, Fine Arts/Iowa Core Professional Development and Materials Developer and member of the IAAE exec board, and writing team members representing the disciplines of general music, vocal/instrumental music, visual art, and drama/theatre.
Wednesday, May 29 – Great Prairie AEA– Ottumwa
Thursday, May 30 – Green Hills AEA – Red Oak
Thursday, June 6 - AEA 267 – Cedar Falls
Friday, June 7 – Great Prairie AEA - Burlington
Monday, June 17 – Keystone AEA - Elkader
Tuesday, June 18 – Prairie Lakes AEA– Fort Dodge – Iowa Central Community College
Friday, June 21 – Mississippi Bend AEA 9 - Bettendorf
Monday, June 24 – Prairie Lakes AEA – Emmetsburg – Iowa Lakes Community College
Thursday, June 27 – Northwest AEA – Sioux City