Discussion Begins for New Arts Model Curriculum

The Ohio Department of Education invites teachers of K-12 dance, drama/theatre, music and visual arts to join an initial discussion about developing model curriculum resources for the state’s recently updated arts learning standards. Arts educators can give their input on the best instructional practices and classroom applications to help implement the standards. The focused discussion takes place from 4-6 p.m.  Thursday, Oct. 18, at Solon High School, 33800 Inwood Road, Solon, OH 44139. Space is limited; please RSVP by Oct. 11 to Nancy Pistone at nancy.pistone@education.ohio.gov or to Bill Nyerges at artsrevisionohio@aol.com. Details on additional opportunities to participate in the model curriculum development will appear in upcoming issues of Tools for Teachers.