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Visarts summary to the 01st September 2019


Visarts summary to the 01st September 2019


Tena koutou and welcome to recent members - The list has reached 1200 subscribers for the first time this week!

This is probably a good time for many of you to have a look at the guidelines and frequently asked questions listed here. It includes how to make a great post, reply and what to do when you want to change your email or unsubscribe.  

The biggest gratitude this week is for those of you who tirelessly offer advice, resources and opinions to those who are isolated or who cannot access the appropriate PD - you are all superstars!


Job opportunities:

Nayland College - full time permanent visual arts teacher - photography.


Coming Up:

11th September: Hamilton Workshop: Designing a Culturally Authentic Aotearoa Wintec Marae 9.30am – 3.30pm  ticket link

 ANZAAE Conference 2020 website is now LIVE! Further call for ABSTRACTS announce the 


Sally shared a great clip of Wayne Thiebaud discussing his work.


Professional readings:

The facts of the matter E.D.Hirsch

All Youth Deserve Performing Arts Experiences -- They Promote Agency, Empathy And Project Management

Project based learning and the performing arts - a match made in heaven

An article and A framework for high-quality project-based learning

Arts Integration for the future of STEAM education

Art as a Cross-curricular tool


Threads last week:

Carmel wanted to know if anyone has a 2.5 Stop motion outline.

Rachel at Kaiapoi is planning for 2020 and wants to know if anyone teaches a L1-L3 Sculpture course with wearable Art/ costume , props, or special effects makeup

Kirsten shared an Inquiry Question about students measuring their achievements in their artistic growth.

Chris has some exciting VA - project based courses in the pipeline but is keen to connect with others for planning.

Marcel is wanting some support with web-based design lessons or resources if anyone can share

Tamariki has planned some Graffiti Courses and would welcome any good street art resources


Kia pai tō wiki 

Bridget Blair

Arts Online Community Facilitator - Visartsnet​


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