• Hello WCSD Teachers!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 This page is for you to find links to lessons, Professional Development, Arts Fieldtrips, Assemblies and for Arts Classes. Explore, create and be joyful! Please send me an email with any questions, or to arrange for modeling and lesson planning with a BTSarts teacher. ~Heather Thaxton


    The USBE Fine Arts team is happy to announce the fall online professional learning courses for teachers. Courses will be taught on CANVAS by distinguished professionals and available for USBE credit (free) or SUU Continuing Education Credit. * Courses taken for endorsements must be taken for SUU Continuing Education Credit.      *A participant must be registered with SUU and signed up for the course through SUU with fees paid by the end of the first week of the course.  All courses are **12 weeks and start on September 10, 2020.**Elementary Arts Integration is 8 weeks.

    Sign up for courses on MIDAS listed under Fine Arts

    • Art for the Elementary Teacher        – Course ID 39384          3 credits
    • Dance for the Elementary Teacher  – Course ID 39392          3 credits
    • Drama for the Elementary Teacher – Course ID 50264          3 credits
    • Music for the Elementary Teacher   – Course ID 39387         3 credits
    • Elementary Arts Integration              -- Course ID 39398         2 credits
    • Drawing                                                 – Course ID 39397          3 credits
    • Music Theory                                        – Course ID 54638         3 credits


    https://my.arteducators.org/national-convention21 Registration is open for the virtual National Arts Convention. Here is your chance to attend a national conference without the travel expense. 

    LINK to seasonal ARTS activities from our district teachers. 

    Sign up now for the “Resilience for Teachers” workshop that occurs every other Thursday at 7pm. Register and find more information here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/resilience-for-teachers-learning-to-thrive-instead-of-survive-tickets-129780431765  

     Evening for Educators Online: January 13, 2021 | 6pm  |  Zoom smofa.org 

    Arts Express: June 8-9, 2021 Mark your calendars for Arts Express registration! Opening February 2021, early registration enables the best selection of educational workshops that focus on arts integration. Arts Express will be online and feature keynote speakers Charlotte Blake Alston and Angela Rosales Challis. For more information, click here: https://web.cvent.com/event/999a6a41-0af9-46a5-a581-5da4491022d4/summary

    Arts for Life Utah M’art’ch Madness Competition: Win a pair of Airpods! This bracket-inspired competition is a K-12 multidisciplinary opportunity to share student works of art from every discipline on the theme Arts for Life Utah. Works of art will be published on the @artsforlifeutah Instagram story for bracket-style voting. A winner in each art form will also be selected by the judging panel. Read more details and find Canvas resources to support student participation at www.artsforlifeutah.com.