Several resources were shared by Julie Palkowski, WI DPI Arts & Creativity Consultant, during the WSMA Wisconsin Educator Forum hosted on Tuesday, May 19: Arts Educators: You are invited to attend online arts education sessions. These are scheduled from 12-12:45pm CST, and the next scheduled session is Thursday, May 21. Julie Palkowski, PhD, Arts & Creativity … [Read more...] about Resources Shared During Wisconsin Educator Forum
On Tuesday, May 19 at 12 p.m., Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) will be hosting a Wisconsin Education Forum with guests Tamara Mouw, DPI Director of Teaching and Learning, and Julie Palkowski, DPI Arts and Creativity Consultant. During this one-hour event, Laurie Fellenz, WSMA Executive Director, will moderate a conversation to support participants in learning more … [Read more...] about Tune In – Wisconsin Education Forum: May 19, 12 p.m.
Thousands of music students who prepared to perform vocal and instrumental solos in cancelled District/State Solo & Ensemble Festivals recently participated in the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) Virtual Solo Festival — an alternative experience the non-profit organization scrambled to develop and launch for youth statewide (and beyond) amidst the pandemic “social … [Read more...] about WSMA Virtual Solo Festival
In the same way that it has halted action on the athletic fields and running tracks, the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed a collective silence within auditoriums and concert halls across the United States, where high school performing arts students would otherwise be displaying their musical, oratorical and theatrical talents. For many NFHS member and affiliate … [Read more...] about Performing Arts Leaders Provide Student Opportunities Through Online Showcases