2014 Denver Schedule

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2014 Denver Conference Schedule

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Wednesday      Thursday       Friday        Saturday

Wednesday, October 22
Pre Conference Tour and Workshops
Hosted by Denver Center for the Performing Arts
8:30 am-4:30 pm

Talk & Tour Backstage at Denver Center for the Performing Arts Pre-conference Workshops
Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, October 23
Day 1 Core Conference, Hosted by Denver Center for the Performing Arts
7:30 am-4:30 pm + optional evening events

Plenary Session with Keynote Address: Ginger White Brunetti, Deputy Director, Denver Arts & Venues
Exemplary Schools Presentation and Membership Address
Site visits: local arts schools, performing and visual arts campuses, galleries

Optional evening event: “Celebrating Our Students” Reception and Performance

Friday, October 24
Day 2 Core Conference, Hosted by Denver School of the Arts
7:30 am-5:00 pm + optional evening events

Plenary Session: “Why You Should Be Thinking about Students with Disabilities (All of the Time)” – Betty Siegel, Director, The Office of VSA andAccessibility, a Jean Kennedy Smith Arts and Disability Program, Education Division, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Concurrent Sessions: Member Best Practice

Student Showcases
Architect-led Tours
Awards Ceremony
Plenary Session: “The Cycle: Sustaining Excellence in a Complex Environment,” Bret Egan, President, DeVos Institute of Arts, University of Maryland

Yamaha Disklavier Piano Live Demonstration
Optional evening events: Local performances (discounted tickets)

Saturday, October 25
Day 3 Core conference, Hosted by Denver School of the Arts
7:30 am -12:45 pm + optional evening events

Plenary Session: Arts Integration Assessment Work Group Presentation Student Showcases
Architect-led Tour
Concurrent Sessions: Member Best Practices

Concurrent Interest Group Meetings
Closing Plenary Session, Annual Meeting & Voice of the Membership Optional evening events: Local performances (discounted tickets)

Notes:

Meals: Lunches provided for registered attendees Wed., Thurs., and Fri. Continental breakfast provided Thurs. Dinners are on your own, at your own expense. (The Stagecraft & Design department at Denver School of the Arts will have breakfast and snack items for cash only purchase on Friday and Saturday.)

Schedule is subject to change. Locations and sessions are tentative.

Screen Shot 2014-09-04 at 11.40.07 AMCertificate of Attendance at the Arts Schools Network National Conference October 22-25, 2014 Denver, CO
This certificate will state the educator (attendee registered) earned 25 contact hours of in-service credit* by attending the Arts Schools Network National Conference.
We will email a PDF Certificate after the conference based on attendance, event evaluation submission and payment of $50 fee.

*Each state determines acceptable in-service renewal credits/hours, please check with your respective Department of Education.