MAEA will be facilitating discussions around a series of NAEA online webinars that focus on the theme of ‘Special Populations and Situations in Art Education”. Viewing the full series of selected NAEA webinars and participating in the follow up discussions via zoom will allow educators to earn 10 PDPs. This opportunity is free for MAEA members and participants must be active NAEA/MAEA members to access the webinars for free. If you aren’t currently a member, we encourage you to join or renew today so you can participate in this amazing opportunity.
Art for Healing in Difficult Situations, facilitated by Margaurita Spear on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. This session has been postponed due to NAEA’s database update. Any action that requires a log-in credential on the NAEA website, including viewing webinars, will temporarily be down September 18 – 30 as they migrate our database to the new platform. A new session has been schedule for January (see below).
Cultural [Mis]Appropriation: Permissions for Honoring Cultural Ownership in Art Education, facilitated by Peter Curran on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Developing Emotional Awareness and Empathic Curiosity in the Art Classroom Facilitated by Shannon Carey on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Valuing Student Diversity: Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Visual Arts Classroom, facilitated by Laura Evonne Steinman on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Teaching Strategies to Support Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders in the Classroom, facilitated by Sarah Tomkins on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Art for Healing in Difficult Situations (or a different topic: TBA), facilitated by Margaurita Spear on Wednesday January 20, 2021 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. This session was rescheduled from September 30, 2020 due to NAEA’s database update.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please register by October 14, 2020 and if you have questions, please contact Professional Development Committee Chair, Margaurita Spear at firstname.lastname@example.org.