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    This new research report from the Arts Education Partnership is a great advocacy tool.

  • NOV 7: THEATRE EDUCATOR PRO WEBINAR – Creating Safety as Students Engage in Challenging Material

    On November 7 at 7:30pm ET, participants will explore different strategies to use when working with their students on difficult, challenging and dramatic material. Presenters will share strategies and activities they practiced while working with a variety of challenging plays and devised projects (The Yellow Boat by David Saar, The Women of Lockerbie by Deborah Brevoort, Who WIll Carry the Word by Charlotte Delbo and The Laramie Project by the Tectonic Theatre Project.) 

     

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  • I am a middle school theater teacher and I would like to spend the end of the semester focusing games based on listening, communicating, or relaxation (in preparation for their upcoming exams.) They greatly enjoy activities that are group based. Thanks! ...

  • We are producing the non-musical version of A Christmas Story in December 2021.  There is not a props list in the back of the script, and I know I and my stage manager can go through and write down all the props mentioned.  However, does anyone know of ...

  • Hello All! I'm sure this question has come up a bunch of times, but I was looking for some help as I start to think about next year. As of right now, I will have 4 boys.. total. Any suggestions on Musicals with that little number of male rolls, or that ...

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  • Free money for theatre education (almost) Now that I have your attention, here’s what I want to talk about: federal funding for theatre education programs. That’s right—money from Washington that can actually come directly to your program. This is ...

  • The Educational Theatre Association (EdTA) is looking for 20-25 theatre educators, currently teaching in the classroom, who would be willing to create ten model lesson plans illustrating the ways in which theatre education can teach social and emotional ...

  • When it comes to deciding where to go for your college education, you may be torn between two or more top universities and colleges for students. You probably also realize that you need all of the top education that you can get since this will mean a ...

  • It has been a year like no other in education. As a theatre educator, like all other teachers, the pandemic demanded that you pivot your instruction and do your best to ensure meaningful learning outcomes for your students -- whether in a virtual, hybrid, ...

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