Mapping Your Curriculum
October 18, 2016 | 7-8 pm ET
FREE for NAEA Members; $49 for non-members
Enhance your current visual arts lessons and studio activities by organizing them around meaningful, universal themes. Join NAEA author Marilyn Stewart as she leads this discussion on why thematic lessons are more successful and engaging for studio practice.
Professor of Art Education and Co-coordinator of Graduate Programs in Art Education
Marilyn Galvin Stewart, Ph.D., is Professor of Art Education and Co-coordinator of Graduate Programs in Art Education at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, senior author of the elementary textbook program, Explorations in Art, co-author Explorations in Art middle school series, co-author of Rethinking Curriculum in Art, author of Thinking Through Aesthetics, and Editor of the Art Education in Practice series, all published by Davis Publications. Marilyn is a frequent keynote speaker and consultant in national curriculum projects, including her recent work as Director of The Dinner Party Curriculum Project and Coordinator of the Educator Guides Project for the PBS series, Craft in America. A member of the Writing Team for the National Visual Arts Standards and the Model Cornerstone Assessments, she has conducted over 200 extended institutes, seminars, or in-service days in over 30 states. In 2011, NAEA named Dr. Stewart the National Art Educator of the Year.