UNMUTE! CODE 2021: Elementary Drama and Movement

Annual Conferences - Various

Are you looking to extend your drama and dance practice by seamlessly threading the arts into kindergarten play-based learning framework at an early age to foster creative thinking in your students?

Spend the day learning how to use digital tools to enhance engagement in student learning in drama.  Explore ways to infuse culturally responsive pedagogy into your practice and delve into how drama activities promote well-being when rooted in Inclusive Design.  Examine creative expression through movement while interpreting sources and working interactively to support each other in your innovations.

A day of collaboration rooted in play and creation will leave you full of more ideas and activities to bring back to your classroom drama and dance practice!

Check out the conference website and be sure to register soon as we Reflect, Renew and Rebuild in this new school year.


Dance in the Virtual World: Compositional Tools and Techniques for Creative-Based Movement Work

March 18th, 2021 4 - 5:15 PM Teaching Dance virtually may seem like a wild idea, especially when students are not comfortable turning their cameras on in class. This is exactly what Sheri thought...

Virtual Fireside Chat notes now available!

A summary of our Virtual Fireside Chats are now available!  2021-01-07_code_fireside_chat_-...

Finding Radical Hope and CODE Conversations

Finding Radical Hope profiles a multi-year international research project that examines how young people are doing in our recent years of global unrest. Dr. Kathleen Gallagher (University of Toronto...

‘Making Sense’ of Stories Through Drama - February 4th

Drama can be used to help whole classes meaningfully exploring real and fictional characters, situations and events.   This online session will explore the true story of Annie Edson Taylor’s journey...

CODE Virtual Fireside Chats - January 14th

CODE Fireside Chats Do you have questions about adapting dance and drama teaching to a hybrid model or about using drama games for virtual teaching? Are you looking for support...

CODE's 50th Anniversary Launch

On October 24th, CODE launched it's 50th Anniversary Year. To watch the video, click here. Stay tuned for upcoming events to celebrate this milestone. 

Tribute to David Booth

To view the tribute to David Booth, click here.

The Power of Arts Education to Create Change - Happy Pride!

CODE stands in solidarity with all LGBTQ2S people.  We believe in the power of arts education to create dialogue and inspire action.