The Santa Clara County Office of Education announces the 2019 Young Artist Showcase:
The competition is open to public school students, grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade, in Santa Clara County. This year's theme of "Your Art, Your Story" encourages students to tell their story through their art. Selected artwork will become a part of our Permanent Art Exhibit.
"Any work of Art must first of all tell a story." – Robert Frost
"Every human is an artist. And this is the main art that we have: the creation of our own story."
– Miguel Angel Ruiz
Visit the Young Artist Showcase page for eligiblity, submission information, and details.
Introduction to New VAPA Standards for Teaching Artists
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | 1:30 - 3:30 P.M.
Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose
180 Woz Way, San Jose
Teaching Artists are invited to get an overview and introduction to the new California Arts Standards for Public Schools, Prekindergarten Through Grade Twelve. Participants will understand the philosophical foundations, gain knowledge on the design and layout of the standards, and experience hands-on activities based on the standards.
The session is for Teaching Artists who support K-12 students through museum education, push-in programs, after-school programs, and other visiting teaching artist roles. Please indicate your main content area for supplies. The event and materials are free for registered participants.
Click here for the flyer. Click here to register.
Provided by Artspiration and Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose.