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Dr Philip Taylor, associate professor at NYU, Director of Doctoral Studies, Dept. of Music and Performing Arts Professions is facilitating a workshop for Junior-Intermediate-Senior teachers on Wednesday, November 27th, 2013. Please join us at OISE, U of T for Dr Taylor's presentation: Integrating Drama and Social Studies in the Reflective Classroom.

CODE is pleased to announce that Dr. Philip Taylor, author, educator and associate professor at NYU, will be faciliating a dynamic workshop for Junior-Intermediate-Senior Teachers on how to integrate drama and social studies in a reflective classroom. The workshop will take place on Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Please join us at OISE, U of T in Room C-154. Light refreshments will be served.

Members: $15

Pre-Service Student Members: $5

Non-Members: $20



Philip Taylor (Associate Professor) is the Director of Doctoral Studies, Dept. of Music and Performing Arts Professions.  His research interests are in the field of applied theatre and process drama, qualitative research, reflective praxis and educational inquiry. His book Applied Theatre: Creating Transformative Encounters in the Community describes how theatre can empower individuals and communities to effect change. Dr Taylor established the International Institute in Drama in Education Research Institute (IDIERI) whcih has met in Australia, Canada, Engliah and in the United States. He was the inaugural director of the first centre in Australi dedicated to applied theatre research, Centre for Applied Theatre Research, Griffith University, 1997-2001, and was foundation editor of Applied Theatre Researcher. 

Publications include: Researching Drama and Arts Education:Paradigms and Possibilties (Falmer) has been a standart text on research design world wide. Other publications include Assessment in Arts Education (Heinemann), Structure and Spontaneity (Trentham Books), Redcoats and Patriots: Reflective Practice in Drama and Social Studies (Heinemann) and The Drama Classroom: Action, Reflection, Transformation (Routledge Falmer). Directing credits for NYU include Woyceck, the brechtbeckett workshop, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Ah-Ssess, Tears of the Mind, Beautifully Menaced Child and Gross Indecency: The three trials of Oscar Wilde.

Dr Taylor has given keynote addresses around the globe, most recently in Korea, Japan and China, and is a frequent workshop presenter worldwide. At NYU, he established a new scholarly periodical, Arts Praxis, and is excited by his forthcoming book Theatre for Critical Social Change

November 27th, 2013 4:30 PM through  6:30 PM
OISE U of Toronto
252 Bloor Street West
Room C154
Toronto, ON M5S 1V5
Event Fee(s)
Members $ 15.00
Non-Members $ 20.00
Pre-Service Student Members $ 5.00