CPS, Arts Partners, and a range of organizations provide professional development opportunities, resources, competitions, and funding to CPS Teachers and Students. Learn more about some of the many programs available! <more>
Please join us for the All-City High School Visual Art receptions from 4pm-7pm on March 20th and 4pm-7pm on April 30th at EXPO 72 (72 E Randolph). Full details are available on the All-City page.
Register now on CPSU for the first-ever CPS Arts Education Conference, hosted at Jones College Prep on April 3rd, 2015. More details here!
After the release of the initial report by Ingenuity establishes District Arts Baseline and the Progress Report for SY 14-15 was just released in early December. Check it out!
CPS Students Phuong Le (Disney Magnet School) and Ivan Delgado (Prosser Career Academy) co-designed the new CPS logo. Congrats to Ivan and Phuong and thank you to their instructors, Mark Bennett at Disney and Erin Walach at Prosser!
Read on for updates on the Department of Arts Education staff and some exciting transitions taking place in the department, as well as some potential opportunities!
The Department of Arts Education hosted three sessions with CPS Arts Teachers to begin unpacking and understanding the new National Core Arts Standards. Materials from the session are here!
The All-City Elementary Visual Art Exhibitions are now accepting teacher submissions. Exhibitions are hosted at Five Regional sites around the city. Please visit the All-City Elementary Page for more information and choose one of the Five sites for submission!
The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events presents the exhibition Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist which highlights the American artist’s use of riotous color and reveals his continued impact on art history. This full-scale survey of the remarkable paintings by Archibald J. Motley, Jr. comes to the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington Street, this March 7–August 31. A group of CPS Teachers collaborated with Columbia College to create a curriculum guide and lesson plans around the exhibition. Join us for one of these events! <more>
Chicago Public Schools,
Office of Curriculum and Instruction,
Department of Arts Education.
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