Perpich Arts Integration Project News

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    Arts Integration Network Opens Network in Northeastern Minnesota

    May 2014, The Perpich Arts Integrated Network of Teachers accepted nine new teams of teachers into the northeastern region of Minnesota for the 2014-2015 school year. Fifty-one teachers from nine different school districts will join the teachers in the Southeastern region of Minnesota as a part of...

  • Perpich Center for Arts Education high school building

    Teacher Networks Meet for Arts Integration Conference 2014

    May 2014 Southeast and Lakes region network teachers will gather at the Perpich Center for Arts Education in Golden Valley, MN on June 10 and 11 for the first ever June Perpich Arts Integration Conference. Teachers will display student work in a exhibition style setting, participate in student work...

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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...

  • Laura Youngbird

    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...


    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.