I am glad to read that ArtsEdNet will be represented at the NJEA
No, Sax won't be there.
Here is a list of the sessions sponsored by Art Educators of NJ. They
are all in room #309:
Hope I see you there,
Sharon Henneborn from NJ
Nancy K and I will be staying at Caesars so you can ask for us at the
desk. Maybe we can get together for dinner.
Subject: [aenj] AENJ @ NJEA convention
Date: Sun, Nov 5, 2000, 6:19 PM
NJEA CONVENTION: EDUCATION, THE GIFT OF A LIFETIME.....is the perfect
opportunity to attend workshops that will count towards your 100 hours
AENJ WORKSHOPS TO INCLUDE:
Art and Science: Water Unit
9:30 am - 11:00 am...Room 309
Presenters Nancy Knutsen and Susan Fajen, Hillsborough Twp., to
topics that include: Absorption, water weight, states of water,
qualities, vessels for water storage, transarency, water as solvent,
resists water, symbols of water...all through an artist's perspective.
Easy Art Activities to Reinforce Line of Symmetry
11:30 am - 1 pm...Room 309
Sharon Henneborn, East Windsor Regional to present simple hands on
to reinforce line of symmetry and positive and negative design
Simple Tessellation and Congruent Shapes
1:30 pm - 3 pm
Sharon Henneborn to present simple hands on activities that reinforce
tessellation concepts with elementary students.
Create an Integrated Visual Arts Curriculum
3:30 pm - 5 pm...Room 309
Rick Lasher to explore ways to integrate disciplines involved in
understanding, and responding to art to helpl students meet NJ Core
Proficiencies and successfully complete the ESPA, GEPA, and HSPA.
Problem Solving While Making Art
9:30 am - 11 am
Rick Lasher, retired, to demonstrate how visual art disciplines such
studio production, history, criticism, and aesthetics/philosophy allow
the creative problem solving necessary for the ESPA, GEPA, and HSPA.
Getting Your Students to Talk about Art
11:30 am - 1 pm
Rick Lasher, Sharon Henneborn, and Nancy Knutsen to discuss creative
ideas to motivate students to talk about art.
Thematic Teaching With Works of Art
1:30 pm - 3 pm
Dr. Eldon Katter, Kutztown, to explore a variety of ways to use works
in the development of thematic teaching lessons.
YOU WILL RECEIVE A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE FOR ATTENDING
THE ABOVE SESSIONS!!!