The American Alliance for Theatre and Education (AATE)
Illinois Theatre in Our Schools Conference
Saturday, March 7, 2015 8:30 - 4:30
Washington Elementary School, Evanston IL
You are invited by the American Alliance for Theatre and Education to this year's Illinois Theatre in Our Schools (TIOS) Conference.
Join theatre artists, educators and scholars dedicated to theatre for and with young people as we explore Theatre: A Role for Everyone, a Catalyst for Change. Highlights include:
• Engaging workshops, demonstrations and sessions
• An update on the National Theatre Core Arts Standards and a report on progress toward new Illinois Arts Standards.
• Networking opportunities
• Raffle Prizes and refreshments
• A celebration of the 90th anniversary of the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Drama program
• An inspirational keynote by award winning playwright, director and teacher, Gloria Bond Clunie.
• More details to come!
Opportunity to Present: Proposals are being accepted to present a workshop or session for the AATE Illinois Theatre In Our Schools conference. The application is available on Google forms at http://www.aate.com under programs and events/ Theatre in Our Schools. The submission deadline is January 23, 2015.
Opportunity for Early-Registration: Registration in now open on the AATE website under TIOS Illinois. Register today for special savings.
Evanston/Skokie School District 65 will host the event in collaboration with Northwestern University.