Drama and Dance lesson now available on edugains!

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Grade 9 Drama and Dance resources are now up on the edugains website. To access the resources, click here.

Chicago Public Schools Work to Make the Arts a Core Subject!

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Chicago Public Schools are working to increase dedicated arts instruction times and the number of certified arts instructors in their schools.The full Arts Education Plan can be accessed here: coverage of the plan can be viewed here:

Date with Dance - FREE for CODE MembersMembers only

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Before March Break, come on a Date with Dance Wednesday March 6th, 7:00pm Go on a “date” with the charming Nova Bhattacharya, Artistic Director of Nova Dance. Your date is clearly trying to impress you by taking you to the Gladstone Hotel’s Gallery. While you enjoy a drink and appetizers, Nova will tell you about herself. 

Art Harvest

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 HARVESTIn Memory of Jason Edmonds Paul Davenport Theatre Western University Saturday, September 29,2012  at 7:30 p.m.  Purchase Tickets through the Grand Theatre phone: 672-8800  featuring a special guest  appearance by jazz vocalist,  Denise Pelley. 

New Financial Literacy Video Resources and Facilitator Guides

The Ministry of Education, in partnership with CODE, has developed a demonstration video and facilitator's guide for teachers based on the Grade 4 Drama and Social Studies lesson "Financial Literacy and Inequities in Distribution of Wealth." Visit the Edugains site to access this resource and view additional Financial Literacy videos and guides.

Connecting the Dots - Presented by Dance Ontario - June 26-28, 2012

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Connecting the Dots - Presented by Dance Ontario - June 26-28, 2012 - 55 Mill St. at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts in the Historic Toronto Distillery District    Shake hands with over 100 members of the dance community across Ontario!This pertains to the following:    Dance Teachers and Studio Owners    Artists and Companies    Presenters and Community Facility Managers    Dance Service Organizations    Dance Specialists in Public Education

OTF Camp: The Arts, July 10-12th, McMaster University

Register now for this year's OTF Camp focusing on the Arts, being offered at McMaster University July 10-12, 2012. This primary/junior/intermediate workshop will feature three days of fantastic learning for teachers focused on the resources created by CODE, OMEA and OAEA. Your registration fee of $100 includes workshops, accommodation and food. Visit the OTF website to register today!

York University’s Faculty of Fine Arts Fine Art Summer Intensive!

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FASI – Fine Arts Summer Intensive – is a series of workshops for educators, current high school and university students and emerging professionals, offered by the Faculty of Fine Arts at York University under one cross-disciplinary umbrella. Mingle with artists of all experiences and backgrounds as you participate in engaging and thought-provoking workshops at one of Canada’s leading fine arts schools.FASI is offering amazing experiences in dance, design, film, music, theatre and visual arts. Workshops range in length from two day intensive training experiences to three-week long boot camps designs to whip you into creative shape! FASI is an AIF initiative aiming to bring York University’s wonderful Fine Art teaching faculty, facilities and wonderful environment to York region and beyond. Far more can be learned at Read on to learn about the focus on two of the amazing workshops offered. 

Teaching The Joy of Creative Dance: One-day workshop for generalist elementary teachers

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Since 2006, the Pulse Ontario Youth Dance Conference has united high school dance teachers and students with artists from the professional dance community. This year we are pleased to o!er a special one-day workshop for elementary teachers.Saturday, May 12, 2012 9:00 am -3:30 pm York University Accolade East Building - Room TBA$40 Includes lunch for registration info contact:,


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