Regional Common In-Service for Art Educators: From Community to Classroom
Monday, October 14, 2019 from 8:15 am – 2:30 pm
Check-in and coffee 7:30– 8:15 am
Cost: $20

Earn Act 48 hours at the Erie Art Museum during Regional Common In-Service this fall. Our goal? Introduce you to a number of local artists who’ll share classroom ready activities that’ll surely get you thinking in new and exciting ways. Work with fellow teachers, guest artists and speakers in hands on art-making workshops. Teachers earn 5.75 hours of Act 48. This week is being offered in partnership with PAEA, Erie Arts & Culture and IU5.

7:30 a.m. Registration and Workshop Selection
8:00 a.m. Introductions
8:15 a.m. Plenary Session with Daria Devlin, Erie Center on Art and Technology
9:15 a.m. Workshop Session 1 (see options below)
10:05 a.m. Workshop Session 2 (see options below)
11:00 a.m. Lesson Plan Sharing
12:00 p.m. Working Lunch
1:30 p.m. Workshop Session 3 (see options below)
2:30 p.m. Program Ends

Options for Workshop Sessions 1 & 2:
-Concept Development & Narrative with Chuck Johnson, EAM Exhibiting Artist
-Materials, Monuments & Book Making with Ashley Pastore, EAM Exhibiting Artist
-Emerging Technology & Stop Motion Animation with Kris Fontes, Teaching Artist

Options for Workshop Session 3:
-Student Learning Objectives with Mary Elizabeth Meier, Edinboro University
-From Museum to Classroom: Tour & Art Making with Carissa Brandt, Erie Art Museum
-Grant Writing with Melinda Meyer, Erie Arts & Culture

On-street parking (MeterEZ parking app)
UPMC Hamot Garage at 4th and State Street
Intermodal Center for free and take a shuttle

Questions? Contact Victoria Alcorn, victoria.alcorn@erieartmuseum.org, 814-459-5477