Disciplinary Literacy Tools in the Arts – This interactive session will include activities that support the use of disciplinary literacy tools- writing, reading, thinking, listening, speaking, and performing to deepen student arts learning.
Arts Assessment and Application – Join us for a review of arts assessment strategies, methods of data collection, and additional application in the arts. Bring your laptop or tablet with you for the session.
Date & Time: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Wisconsin Center for Music Education
Instructor: Dr. Julie A. Palkowski
Dr. Julie A. Palkowski is the Fine Arts and Creativity Education Consultant for the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. She has previously served as an arts administrator with school districts in Rockford, Illinois and Madison, Wisconsin. In her current position, she is a liaison to various boards including the Wisconsin School Music Association, Wisconsin Art Education Association, the Alliance for Wisconsin Theatre Education, and the Wisconsin Dance Council. Julie has facilitated arts education sessions focused on pedagogy, program development, arts integration, disciplinary literacy in the arts, and technology throughout Wisconsin.
Prior to these positions and activities, Dr. Palkowski worked as a Title I Instructional Supervisor, a K4-8th Grade Principal, Music Teacher, and Summer Enrichment Coordinator. She has led multiple standards reviews as a Fine Arts Administrator with two school districts, as a Principal, and as a State Education Agency Consultant. Additional research experiences include serving as a doctoral chair and mentor for graduate and doctoral students, and as an external research team member for the Madison Metropolitan School District. National work includes Dr. Palkowski’s service as President to the State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education, where she also was an active member to the National Coalition of Core Arts Standards (2015-2017). Julie served as a reviewer for the Nebraska Art Standards, the Colorado Music Standards, and the Minnesota Music Standards. She has worked as a collaborator to the National Core Arts Standards Dance Leadership Writing Team. Dr. Palkowski has participated as a session panelist and reviewer for organizations such as the Arts Education Partnership, National Endowment for the Arts, and Americans for the Arts. She continues to support the nationwide work of the Arts Education Data Project as a Co-Chair.
- Pre-registration is required 10 business days before workshop:
- Member* FREE
- Non-Member FREE
- Collegiate FREE
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800-589-9762, 608-850-3566 (Madison area)