Join ARTSFAIRFAX, teachers, arts educators, and community members for an inspiring Arts Education Panel featuring Dr. Kimberly Sheridan, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology at George Mason University and Julie Carmean, Museum Educator and Coordinator of Professional Development at the National Gallery of the Arts. The moderator will be K-12 Theatre and Dance Educational Specialist for Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), Tara Taylor.
Educators, arts organizations, business and community leaders will leave the arts education panel discussion with a better understanding of how the arts can be used to help students to develop critical thinking and collaboration skills and ignite an excitement about incorporating teaching artist programs in their classrooms
8:30am Networking and Continental Breakfast
9:00am - 10:30am Arts Education Panel Presentations
by Dr. Kimberly Sheridan and Julie Carmean
10:30am - 11:00am Additional time for Networking
Open to the public, registration required.
FCPS fine arts teachers are eligible to receive 15 recertification points for attendance and an additional 30 points for completing a written assignment.
This event is not sponsored by the Reston Community Center, its Board of Governors, or staff.