News

2016 election results
September 16, 2016

Board of Directors meeting, July 2016
September 7, 2016

Chapter director nominees selected
September 2, 2016

Monk announced as EdTA COO
August 26, 2016

Voting underway in EdTA Board election
August 12, 2016

EdTA seeks Chapter Director candidates
August 9, 2016

Board moves to protect intellectual property
July 11, 2016

Get to know 2016 board candidates
July 5, 2016

Corathers sets retirement
May 19, 2016

Exciting growth for the Junior Thespian Festival in 2017
May 16, 2016

Scholarship and grant recipients for 2016 announced
May 9, 2016

Nominating Committee selects eight for board election
May 3, 2016

Model Cornerstone Assessment pilot seeks theatre educators to score student work
May 2, 2016

Board looks forward to first Leadership Academy
April 22, 2016

EdTA announces 2016 Hall of Fame class, award recipients
April 21, 2016

Dr. Monique Chism to keynote 2016 EdTA National Conference
April 19, 2016

Kennedy Center veteran Jeanette McCune will join EdTA board
April 19, 2016

Students by weekday, national officers by weekend
April 8, 2016

Playworks, Musicalworks results announced
March 28, 2016

Finney, Longstreth, and Leadership grant recipients announced
March 23, 2016

Schools tapped for 2016-17 JumpStart class
March 18, 2016

2016 Send a Troupe recipients announced
March 17, 2016

Leaders sought for board positions
March 15, 2016

EdTA board prepares for election
March 10, 2016

Democracyworks winner and runners up chosen
March 4, 2016

Theatre in Our Schools Month begins!
February 29, 2016

Grammy, Tony winner Miranda discusses theatre education
February 22, 2016

Deadlines approaching for International Thespian Festival 2016!
February 8, 2016

Tony winner Kelli O'Hara announced as Theatre in Our Schools spokesperson
February 5, 2016

Inaugural Send a Junior Troupe recipients announced
January 28, 2016

Playworks/Musicalworks: Two more weeks to write!
January 6, 2016

Board selects Richard Frazier
December 21, 2015

Every Student Succeeds Act launches a new era in education
December 18, 2015

EdTA launches fall appeal
December 15, 2015

NCCAS selects high school theatre assessment pilot team
November 19, 2015

Democracyworks essay competition accepting entries
November 10, 2015

EdTA seeks teaching artists
October 28, 2015

EdTA co-sponsors Theatre In Our Schools campaign
October 19, 2015

Board of Directors meeting, October 2015
October 6, 2015

Members elect Curl, return Conover to board
October 3, 2015

National Coalition for Core Arts Standards launches call for high school pilot project teachers
September 24, 2015

Thespian alums, Broadway pros celebrate school theatre
September 23, 2015

Christopher Hunt, 1972-2015
September 15, 2015

Amy Bennett Foundation awards inaugural scholarships
September 9, 2015

Board of Directors meeting, July 2015
August 21, 2015

Thespian inductions highest in four decades
August 21, 2015

Board election ballot is finalized
July 29, 2015

New perks for Thespians
July 27, 2015

Kudos to AATE, Colorado, TRW, and Alex Minton
July 9, 2015

Board action, June 2015
July 9, 2015

Corey Mitchell wins first theatre ed Tony
June 4, 2015

EdTA Nominating Committee approves Board of Directors candidates
May 18, 2015

EdTA directors wed—to other people—on same day
May 18, 2015

Thespian Playworks 2015: Call for collaborators
May 8, 2015

MTI to match JumpStart funds up to $10,000
May 7, 2015

Changes coming to ITO
May 7, 2015

EdTA awards and grants
May 1, 2015

Board weighs EdTA Foundation
April 20, 2015

Texas schools receive Send a Troupe grants
April 14, 2015

EdTA launching new middle school pilot program
April 13, 2015

Playworks, Musicalworks winners chosen
April 5, 2015

Call for board candidates
March 15, 2015

Stephanie Ward, inspirational Troupe Director
March 6, 2015

Hawkins Award winners named
March 5, 2015

Board instructs Nominating Committee
March 1, 2015

$13,500 and counting for ITO's 'Lincoln Experience' campaign
February 20, 2015

Oklahoma is EdTA's newest chapter
February 12, 2015

JumpStart Theatre application now available
January 26, 2015

Board approves $5.6 million budget for 2015
January 21, 2015

EdTA will offer online standards training in 2015
January 7, 2015

Board taps John Prignano
December 17, 2014

24 chapter directors begin terms in August
December 10,2014

Ken Washington, EdTA leader
December 1, 2014

Democracyworks essay competition accepting entries
November 26, 2014

TOTS-Eat 2014: leading troupes, teams, and chapters honored
November 26, 2014

EdTA to launch JumpStart Theatre program
November 21, 2014

Chapter directors nominated; petitions made available
November 6, 2014

EdTA issues call for proposals
November 4, 2014

EdTA board sharpens focus on mission
October 20, 2014

Ben Folds will join arts education leaders to launch the National Core Arts Standards
October 16, 2014

EdTA honors Ray Horne, Jason Daunter
August 20, 2014

Board endorses China initiative
August 14, 2014

Members choose Corbin v.p.
July 26, 2014

Hunter Bell is appointed to EdTA board
July 7, 2014

Board election underway
June 24, 2014

Meet the EdTA board candidates
May 22, 2014

EdTA announces 2014 awards, grants, and scholarship recipients
May 16, 2014

Send a Troupe grant spells opportunity for Thespians
May 1, 2014

Board authorizes candidate meet-and-greet
April 25, 2014

National cast and crew to perform and tech 'An Evening with Shaiman and Wittman'
April 24, 2014

Five new 'works' chosen
April 4, 2014

Nominating committee approves nine candidates
March 19, 2014

New program initiatives outlined for Board
February 21, 2014

‘Hairspray’ team at the Thespian Festival
February 19, 2014

Final public review of NCCAS arts standards underway
February 18, 2014

EdTA launches the Theatre Education Community
February 5, 2014

Texas Thespians put Send a Troupe campaign over the top
January 30, 2014

New two-track schedule boosts Festival capacity
January 30, 2014

Candidates sought for four board positions
January 16,2014

Playworks and Musicalworks deadlines extended
January 14, 2014

15 national organizations call for restoring quality arts education programs in America’s schools
January 14, 2014

Board approves budget, completes nominating committee
January 9, 2014

Contest crunch time
December 13, 2013

Democracyworks essay competition honors Daron Hawkins
December 2, 2013

TOTS-Eat: leading troupes, teams, and chapters honored
November 20, 2013

EdTA seeks workshop presenters
November 12, 2013

Reba Robertson Award seeking nominations
November 4, 2013

Lindsay Painter to lead Florida
October 11, 2013

Board acts on appointed members
October 11, 2013

Members choose Jones, Grant, code revision
September 30, 2013

EdTA Conference will video stream Ayanna Hudson keynote and theatre standards town hall discussion
September 20, 2013

NCCAS will launch a public review of draft high school arts standards on September 30
September 20, 2013

Online balloting opens
August 26, 2013

New board members, chapter directors begin their terms
August 7, 2013

Get to know EdTA board candidates
July 26, 2013

Board recommends term change for appointed members
July 26, 2013

Thespian Festival 2013 honors achievement in educational theatre
July 18, 2013

2013-14 International Thespian Officers elected
July 11, 2013

NCCAS is awarded National Endowment for the Arts grant
July 3, 2013

Public review of PreK-8 draft arts standards is open until July 15
July 2, 2013

The Thespian Festival, now on your phone
June 13, 2013

ITS inducts 5,200 Junior Thespians
June 13, 2013

Field of 17 in board contest
May 23, 2013

Board members log miles for EdTA
May 2, 2013

2013 Award recipients announced
April 25, 2013

Candidates sought for two board seats
April 1, 2013

Teacher scholarship available for voice conference
February 14, 2013

Board reviews EdTA strategy
February 6, 2013

Minimal month, maximum deadlines
January 24, 2013

Board adjusts campaigning policy
January 17, 2013

EdTA adds Hawaii, Wyoming chapters
January 17, 2013

National Coalition for Core Arts Standards releases guiding framework document
January 14, 2013

19 chapter directors confirmed for 2013 term
January 9, 2013

Dramatics College Theatre Directory is now searchable online
January 4, 2013

Director out over ‘Legally Blonde’
December 26, 2012

Write an essay, go to Washington
December 14, 2012

Landmark study tracks school theatre growth
November 28, 2012

Ohio adds chapter co-director
November 20, 2012

Send TOTS food to storm relief, ITS urges
November 1, 2012

19 states select chapter director nominees
October 25, 2012

Board tunes member and chapter policies
October 19, 2012

NCCAS releases media arts position paper and work updates
October 19, 2012

Members choose Frank Pruet next v.p.
September 22, 2012

EdTA Conference will video stream survey and standards keynotes
September 10, 2012

2012 election is underway
September 7, 2012

Dramatics goes online
August 31, 2012