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RSVP Form: AKI PD Workshop | VSA - Inclusive Practices in the Arts

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* COMPLETE A SEPARATE RSVP FORM FOR EACH PERSON ATTENDING THE WORKSHOP *

All Kids Included Professional Development Workshop: 

VSA - Inclusive Practices in the Arts

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts | Peacock Foundation Studio
(located on the first floor of the Ziff Ballet Opera House)


This special AKI professional development training is being presented in partnership with VSA Florida and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Exceptional Student Education.  This workshop is designed to provide a hands-on approach to learning about adaptive techniques for including every learner, together with the knowledge of universal design.  Participants will gain a sense of excitement and renewed energy, as well as practical skills on how to use the arts to inspire learning in the classroom and clinical settings, and to include students with disabilities in mainstream programs. 

Who should attend:

  • arts educators
  • arts administrators
  • teachers
  • teaching artists
  • clinicians

Presenters:

Agenda:
(subject to change)

8:00 – 8:30          Registration | Getting Creative:  Lela Lombardo
8:30 – 8:45          Welcome | Overview | Pre-assessment:  Jennifer Sabo, Craig Siegel, Francine Andersen, Lakeisha Frith
8:45 – 9:45          Universal Design and Universal Design for Learning:  Beth Gordon
9:45 – 10:00        Break
10:00 – 11:30      Accommodations and Behaviors:  Jennifer Sabo
11:30 – 12:00      All Kids Included:  Francine Andersen
12:00 – 1:00        Lunch (on your own)
1:00 – 2:00          Making Adaptive Art Tools:  Jennifer Sabo
2:00 – 3:00          Creativity and Inclusion through the Arts:  Lela Lombardo
3:00 – 3:30          Reflection | Post-Assessment

(This is a participatory workshop, please dress comfortably)

Public Transportation (Metrorail / Metromover):  Take the Metrorail to Government Center station.  Follow signs to the Outer Loop and take a designated Omni Loop on the Metromover station sign.  Once on the Omni Loop, disembark at the Adrienne Arsht Center Station, located one block from the center.

Parking:  Self-parking is available in Lot C located directly in front of the Ziff Ballet Opera House for $1.50/hour payable via PayByPhone.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Francine Andersen fran@miamidade.gov (305) 375-5024.


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