Professional Learning Workshops

“Usually when teachers leave PL workshops, they don’t ask for more, but this is a different story.” – Dr. Jacqueline Stephens, March 2017

What is an Alliance Theatre Institute workshop?

An Alliance Theatre Institute workshop is a period of instruction for a targeted teacher group that focuses on specific concepts, skills or techniques. Workshops are offered in 2-hour, 4-hour, or 8-hour formats, depending upon the requirements of the topic and needs of the participants.

Past workshops have included Classroom Management Through the Arts, What is Arts Integration?, and Set Construction for Theater Teachers.  

Upcoming Workshops

Classroom Management Through the Arts
Saturday, Nov. 11 from 10 am - 12 pm
Teaching artists Ebony Tucker and Andrea Washington will lead participants through exercises that establish a positive learning environment in the classroom. Teachers will learn arts based strategies for classroom management in Pre-K through 5th grade classrooms.

STEM Story Baskets: Storytelling with Science, Engineering & Math
Saturday, Nov. 11 from 1 pm - 3 pm
Master Wolf Trap teaching artist Kim Bowers-Rheay Baran will host a STEM focused Story Basket workshop. Early childhood teachers will learn strategies for bringing math concepts, inquiry based learning and the engineering design process to life using children’s literature and object manipulation in imaginative storytelling.

Cost of one workshop: $30
Cost of both workshops: $50

For more information, contact:
Rebecca Pogue, rebecca.pogue@alliancetheatre.org

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