SDE: Arts Curricular Content Areas

Arts Curricular Content Areas

Arts Educators and Arts Advocates

You are invited to join our conversation about the direction of arts education in CT. We are holding Celebration & Conversation Arts Forums at the arts grant recipient sites. Each session is open to anyone interested in attending.

Please RSVP as soon as possible to with the session(s) you plan to attend, your name and contact email. If school is cancelled at the host site due to inclement weather, then the forum will be rescheduled and you will be contacted with the new date and time.

2015 CSDE Arts Forum locations and dates:

Bridgeport, Classical Studies Magnet Academy March 25 from 1:30-3:30pm
   240 Linwood Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604
Colchester, Jack Jackter February 24 from 4 to 5:30
   215 Halls Hill Road, Colchester, CT 06415
Coventry, Capt. Nathan Hale Middle School May 26 from 3:30-5pm
   1776 Main Street, Coventry, CT 06238
Farmington, Farmington Public Library March 11 from 3-4pm (high school focus) 4:15-5:15
   6 Monteith Drive, Farmington, CT
Manchester, Martin Elementary March 10 from 2:30-4pm and second session from 4:30-6
   140 Dartmouth Road, Manchester, CT 06040
Middlefield, John Lyman April 7 from 4:30-6:00
   106 Way Road, Middlefield, CT 06455
Newtown, Newtown High March 31 from 3:30-5pm
   12 Berkshire Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482
Waterbury, Carrington Elementary April 27 from 4-5:30
   24 Kenmore Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06708, 203-574-8184 

The Arts and the Common Core: A Review of Connections Between the Common Core State Standards and the National Core Arts Standards Conceptual Framework [PDF]


Jackie Coleman
Education Consultant for the Arts
Office of Academics
Connecticut State Department of Education
165 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06145
Phone: 860-713-6592
Major Responsibilities:
   Media Arts
   Visual Arts


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