CODE Response to the Education in Ontario Consultation

Read the official resonse to the Consultation: Education in Ontario survey, submitted on behalf of the Council of Ontario Drama and Dance Educators (CODE)

Welcome back to School! Opening week resources

The 2015-16 school year is upon us. Looking for a great way to start your Secondary Drama or Dance class? Check out this resource in our Resources section. 

Get The Early Bird Rate for This Year's CODE Conference

The CODE Conference is only a few short months away!  The deadline to take advantage of the early bird rate is quickly approaching.  Read on to check out some of the amazing things this year's conference will offer!

CODE at the Singapore Drama Educators Association (SDEA) Conference

Educators, Artists, Academics and Community Theatre Practitioners gather in Singapore for SDEA's 2015 Conference, "Standing Still: Still Standing - Reflecting on the Changing Landscape of Drama and Theatre Practice."

Arts, Equity and Innovation Conference

Innovation, arts and equity are celebrated, and practice shared in the first arts conference of its kind hosted in Simcoe County.

World Festival of Children's Theatre - Updates!

PLAY! A Symposium, is for Festival theatre practitioners, academics, parents, researchers, teachers, students, community leaders, health-care workers, gamers -anyone eager to explore play, either through the lens of children's theatre or as a significant human activity. A Resource Fair will also be part of the Symposium, which will take place at the beautiful University of Waterloo Stratford campus.

Alias Dance Project Animates Zion Schoolhouse

Tags: Dance, Event
CODE Conference 2015 presenter Alias Dance Project is animating the Zion Schoolhouse as part of the Animating Historic Sites and Museums project this July in Toronto!

National Roundtable for Teacher Education in the Arts 2015

CODE was pleased to attend the annual NRTEA Conference and Roundtable discussions in Ottawa this past May. This year's conversations and events centred around: Teacher Education in the Arts at a Crossroad - The Impact of demographic and social trends and structures. Discussions and events were held at Ottawa City Hall and the National Art Gallery hosted by CODE past president Michael Wilson, Madeleine Aubry and the steering committee. Please check the website www.nrtea.ca for more information and upcoming final report.

ETFO: Summer Academy Dance and Drama Course Offerings

Looking for Summer PD?ETFO Summer Academy has Dance and Drama course offerings!

Call for Secondary Writers

We are pleased to announce that the Council of Ontario Drama and Dance Educators will be developing resource materials to support Intermediate/Senior teachers with the implementation of the Drama and Dance curriculum in the context of Inquiry learning. The development of resources reflects CODE’s mandate to encourage and support Drama and Dance in education in Ontario.Writing teams will create resources to support secondary teachers in the facilitation of student-led inquiry in dance and drama. These resources will be available to CODE members on our website at www.code.on.ca.

Dance and Drama Summer AQs

Are you looking for an AQ in Dance or Drama this summer? Check out our listings by CODE region!