Perpich Arts Integration Project News

  • Application for new NE teams open now!

    January, 2015 The Northeast Perpich Arts Integration Network of Teachers (PAINT) is accepting applications from teams of teachers to participate in the 2015-16 school year. The deadline is March 13.

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    Check out the new units added this month

    February 2015 Check out the new units being added to our collection!

  • LaCrescent H.S. team gets local press!

    December 2014, LaCrescent High School teachers Nicole Greener (art teacher), Kris Sandy (English teacher), and Jeff Copp (band teacher) are implementing an arts integrated unit focusing on the essential question, "How do different cultures use the arts to express their beliefs and values?

  • "Virtual" Coaching being explored

    December 2014, The Perpich Arts Integration Project works with teams of teachers from across Minnesota. Many teams are two, three, or more hours away from homebase in Golden Valley, MN. Although the preferred coaching model is shoulder-to-shoulder, in reality travel to each of our schools can be...

  • Southeast Network Gathers for First Regional Meeting of the Year

    October 2014, the Southeast region of the Perpich Arts Integration Network of Teachers met in Rochester. Guest artist Kris Sorensen (In Progress) showed teachers how to implement video storytelling in the classroom. Along with Sorensen's lesson, teachers learned about collaboration and collegiality...

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    Southeast Network Opens for the 2014-2015 School Year

    August 2014, the Southeast Perpich Arts Integration Network of Teachers kicked off its third year at a workshop held at Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Center in Rochester, MN. Network teachers gathered for a day to begin planning arts integrated units for the upcoming school year. New...