Perpich Arts Integration Project News

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    Southeast Teachers Focus on Visual Literacy During March Workshop

    March 2014, Southeast network teachers learned about the importance of visual literacy during the March 19 meeting for the Perpich Arts Integrated Network of Teachers in Rochester, MN. Led by Rebecca Bullen, Visual Media Arts Instructor at Crosswinds School, 50 K - 12 teachers working in the...

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    Local Artist Laura Youngbird attends Lakes Country Workshop

     February 2014,  Lakes Country Network of Teachers assembled for a workshop in Fergus Falls.  Teachers experienced a "Critical Response Protocol," a process  used for responding to artwork.  Teachers viewed Laura Youngbird's Three Quarter.  Youngbird is from the Lakes Country region and was able to...

  • Secondary Arts Integration Course Initiative

    February 2014, Deadline for Secondary Arts Integration Course Initiative extended to Feb. 28! Through the end of February Minnesota teachers of secondary students can apply to participate in a state-wide network of teachers working to develop collaborative secondary courses that consistently employ...

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    Workshops introducing the NEW Perpich Arts Integration Course Development Network

    September, 2013, Workshops announced to introduce the basics of developing a secondary-level course integrating the arts and other subjects. A new statewide arts integration initiative is being launched and will be described in more detail at the workshops.

  • Southeast August 2013 Institutes

    August 2013 This August, teachers in Southeastern Minnesota gathered at the Alverna Center in Winona, MN to work with Sandy Spieler during a three day arts integration institute held by the Perpich Center for Arts Education. The workshop marked the start of the second year of the Perpich Arts...

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    Lakes Country: Reflecting on the year

    June 2013 Fergus Falls, Minnesota Lakes Country end of year regional meeting Perpich Arts Integration Teachers assembled for two days to review student work, celebrate successes, reflect on arts integration practices and respond through poetry.