Creative Schools for All: Collaboration Creates Change


Create CA and Orange County Dept. of Education


Creative Schools for All: Collaboration Creates Change

3rd Annual Statewide Arts Education Convening

March 14 – 15, 2017

Costa Mesa, Ca.

With four years of evolving changes in public education, California arts education leaders will come together to:

  • Identify and investigate the new challenges facing arts education

  • Learn about effective resources and strategies to address student and educator needs, and

  • Provide input and guidance about next steps needed in order to increase quality arts education for all students in California.

This two-day convening will include the 8th Annual Creative Edge Lecture at the Segerstrom Concert Hall, additional keynote speakers and engaging professional development breakout sessions.

Consider bringing a team from your region with representatives from multiple areas listed below in order to return to your region with a plan of collaborative action.

  • All Administrators responsible for arts education

  • All Visual and Performing Arts Directors and Coordinators

  • Credentialed VAPA teacher in leadership roles

  • Directors at non-profit arts organizations who make the program decisions for arts education

  • Parent leaders advocating for equitable arts education

  • Higher Education leaders making program decisions for preparation of teachers

  • Leaders from industry investing in the arts (Funders)

  • Students in VAPA Teacher preparation programs interested in arts education leadership

  • Board members and Superintendents who are active supporters of arts education for all students

Register Now!

Limited number of Half-Price Scholarships Available. Apply before registering here.


Posted on

January 17, 2017