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Butler students get jobs through Arts Integration course

The Wallace Elementary School for Integrated Arts employs mostly Butler graduates. This high employment rate has to do with the elementary education courses offered at Butler, and the strong ties that Butler has with the Wallace School. Butler is connected with The Wallace Elementary School of...

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10 Innovative Projects That Take Learning From STEM to STEAM

by Jessica McFadden Looking to incorporate art and design into your STEM subject learning? Here are 10 cool STEAM suggestions we found from School Specialty. These STEAM projects will help your students grasp science, tech, engineering and math concepts through the creative process. 1. Homage to the...

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Winter I 2016 STEAM & ARTS Integration – Online Conference

When was the last time you attended a conference?  If you could find the money for registration, hotel, and travel – not to mention the time away from your life – you probably were a bit disappointed.  All those hoops for 3-4 good sessions.  Then it’s...

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Learning the Physics of Skateboarding Engages Kids in Science

Skate veteran and educator Bill Robertson, also known as "Dr. Skateboard," teaches students who might have otherwise fallen through the cracks about speed, velocity, and momentum at the local skate park. Learn more about Dr. Skateboard here: http://www.edutopia.org/video/learnin...

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‘The Hidden Code’: An Embrace Of Art And Science

MARCELO GLEISER iStockphoto On Thursday, the Boston Museum of Science will premiere The Hidden Code at the Charles Hayden Planetarium, a multimedia piece by Paul Miller (aka D J Spooky). The piece combines music, stunning visual effects and live readings to bring science to the general public...

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Pay Attention – The Stuart Collection at UC San Diego

Established in 1982, the Stuart Collection at UC San Diego is a unique assembly of commissioned works by leading contemporary artists, including Niki de Saint Phalle, Robert Irwin, Bruce Nauman, and William Wegman. Each project is tailored for a specific site on the 1200-acre campus,...

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The Art & Science of Place-based Evaluation, October 5 & 6, San Diego

Do you want to learn the most effective practices for evaluating place-based initiatives from the brightest minds in the field? Connect with evaluators, funders, and community partners at Is This a Better Place? The Art & Science of Place-Based Evaluation. Join us on October 5 & 6...

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Bay Area: Contra Costa County Office of Education’s STEAM initiative

Contra Costa County Office of Education's STEAM initiative ~ SAVE THE DATE ~ California Conditions of Learning Symposium: Engage, Teach, and Lead January 28, 2016 To build capacity through integrative and innovative practices that support professional learning and student achievement. San Ramon Valley Conference Center, 3301 Crow Canyon Rd, San Ramon,...

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New Workshops for Teachers Strengthen STEAM Education

See more at: http://www.sesp.northwestern.edu/news-center/news/2015/08/osep-new-teacher-workshops-steam-kentucky.html#sthash.wlzxiKzs.dpuf As a leader in STEM education innovation, the Office of STEM Education Partnerships (OSEP) offered new workshops for K-12 teachers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) this summer. A new professional development series featured STEAM, which adds the arts to STEM....