Upcoming Events

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Past Events

2nd Annual Progressive Ed Summit

March 25th 8am to 1pm

Keynote speaker: Steve Seidel, director of the Arts in Education Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Eduction

SPACE IS LIMITED, REGISTER TODAY. The Progressive Ed Summit South is a FREE teacher's conference where the education community comes together to consider and share best practices, build relationships, connect, and move our schools closer to the ideals of education.

 

1ST ANNUAL PROGRESSIVE EDUCATION SUMMIT (10/3/2015)

 

The Progressive Education Summit is a free teachers conference where the education community comes together to consider and share best practices, connect and build relationships, and move our schools closer to the ideals of education.

Keynote Speaker: Eric Booth

Eric Booth is the author of The Everyday Work of Art, The Music Teaching Artist's Bible, and more.  Founding Editor of Teaching Artist Journal, and has published articles in the Harvard Education Review, Educational Leadership, Symphony magazine, and the Routledge International Handbook on Arts Education (2015).

In arts learning, Eric has taught at Juilliard (13 years), Stanford University, NYU, Tanglewood, and Lincoln Center Institute (26 years), and The Kennedy Center.  He is the first person to receive an honorary doctoral degree for teaching artistry (New England Conservatory, 2012).  He received Americans for the Arts 2015 Art Education Award, the most prestigious award in U.S. arts education - the first teaching artist to ever receive this award.

For more specific about the workshops offered at the Progressive Education Summit, please click on one of the following:

Workshop Schedule