• CPS Arts Education Conference

    We are now accepting workshop proposals for the first-ever CPS Arts Education Conference, hosted at Jones College Prep on April 3rd, 2015.  Propose a workshop here!

Teacher and Student Opportunities

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>

Archibald Motley Exhibition Workshops!

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>

All-City Elementary Visual Art Exhibitions!

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!

Arts Advocacy Day!

The Illinois Arts Education Association is planning a 2015 Arts Advocacy Day event in Springfield, Illinois to meet with legislators to discuss the importance of the arts. Sign up here on the IAEa website if you are interested in participating!

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