Earn your continuing education credits while being immersed in the arts-rich learning environment of the Sitka Fine Arts Camp’s High School Session.Our highly-acclaimed, innovative teacher training institute promises to be like no other professional development opportunity you’ve ever attended.
3 credits of graduate level CEUs available through the University of Alaska Southeast.
Grant-funded scholarships are available.
This program is designed for teachers of all grades and subject areas who want to dramatically increase the quality of their arts teaching. The SFAC Teacher Institute will help you maximize your professional and artistic growth by providing you opportunities to:
Immerse yourself in the exciting arts-rich environment of the Sitka Fine Arts Camp
Explore practical and theoretical approaches to quality arts instruction
Learn to incorporate a variety of interdisciplinary approaches in your classroom
Attend specially designed Master Classes for educators
Study in individual Mentor Partnerships with SFAC’s world-class faculty.
Learn new techniques in your choice of over 70 classes offered on campus every day.
Bethel Multicultural Arts Institute Bethel Regional High School July 30 – August 3, 2018 3 credits available
Multicultural education is an educational philosophy that focuses on recognizing diversity and uniqueness and the importance of incorporating techniques and materials that make the classroom a more aware and welcoming learning environment. During this 5-day event, participants will use the arts as a venue through which to recognize and understand our own culture first and throughout the week consider and apply ways that we can transform classrooms in positive ways. Each day will start with a multicultural education based plenary session and be followed by arts sessions that will reinforce concepts. There will also be cultural sessions featuring local Bethel culture representatives. Plan on arriving on Sunday as there will be a welcome dinner on Sunday, 29th. Intended Audience: Any educators Registration and fees:All participants can register at this link.When registering please pay either the entire cost or a $50 deposit to hold your space. (If not attending please advise 1 month in advance or forfeit deposit. Thank you.)
Member District Teachers $249
Artful Teaching is a collaborative project of the Juneau School District, University of Alaska Southeast, and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.