Any Given Child Shenandoah Valley and Harrisonburg City Public Schools is proud to partner with Drama for Schools to present a 4 day intensive for K-8 classroom teachers to learn more about Arts Integration Strategies.
The Arts Integration Institute will occur at Stone Spring Elementary School in Harrisonburg, Virginia from June 21-24, 2022. The institute runs each day from 8:30am-4pm with shorter engaged learning modules and an hour lunch break from our favorite local vendors that is included in your registration!
The institute will provide tools for educators to:
Through a hands on exploration of drama based pedagogical strategies, partcipants will develop skills and lessons, which they can use in their own classroom to facilitate creative learning.
Lead Teacher: Joshua Rashon Streeter
Joshua Rashon Streeter (he/him/his) is an Assistant Professor of Theatre Education at Emerson College. His teaching focuses on critical pedagogy, K-16 pre-service and in-service education, drama and theatre education, Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA), musical theatre, and arts integration. Joshua’s scholarship analyzes the pedagogies used in rehearsals and classrooms and considers the relationship between process and product in a creative experience.
He previously held a professorship at James Madison University (JMU), where he built and lead the Theatre Education Pre-Professional Licensure Program and the Teaching Artist Concentration. Joshua was also a Center for Faculty Innovation (CFI) teaching associate and a faculty member in the African, African-American, and Diaspora (AAAD) studies program at James Madison University.