When classroom teachers work in a team setting with teaching artists, they in effect are mentored toward becoming independent and confident teachers of the arts, with the set of skills needed to accomplish the arts EALRs.
Please explore the 'Resources for Teachers' section to learn more.
Fall '08 Teaching Artist training
Margie MCDonald ( scupltor), Jesse Joshua Watson (visual artist, illustrator), Wanda LeClerc (visual artist), Richard Clairmont (Drama),
Our teaching artists train with Meredith Essex, educational consultant, to review vision and goals,
Arts EALR's, OSPI's CBPA's in the Arts, Lesson Plan writing, our strengths and opportunities for growth
in our offerings in Arts Education for our district.