NISD Secondary Art Curriculum Inservices are outstanding. See the chart to find locations, ERO numbers, presenters, topics, and food committees. Arrange your calendars so that you are able to attend all of these training sessions. Click on the link below for details.
Elementary Art Specialists
Here it is, one of the BEST! This is the contest you want your kids to enter; the honor to your students is very high, the prizes are amazing, and the winners are treated royally. Click on the links below to get all the information needed. Also, be sure to hand deliver the invitation letter to your principal. Have fun with this one — the theme is perfect for our students.
The training sessions for Elementary Tuesdays’ and Secondary Thursdays’ after school two-hour sessions are now available for your required attendance. Some updates will be reposted regarding food committees, but dates and locations are firm. Please check for any changes from the prelimenary dates. Also, the planning documents and CMS lesson instructions are available for facilitators, presenters, hosts, hostesses and all art instructors. Check the links below to find the 2013-2014 inservice requirements and instructions.
The secondary exhibit schedule has been updated and reposted. Scroll to the lower dates to see where we are on this schedule. New exhibits go up this week. A new schedule will be posted starting next semester; this one continues until the end of the semester. Elementary exhibit schedule — elementary specialists, remember not to take the current exhibits down until a new posting of your schedule; leave the current ones in place until further notice.
Here it is! All 73 NISD elementary specialists are signed up for Friday’s Early Release. Please check carefully to see where you landed. Even if you didn’t get your choice, you will not be disappointed — all these lessons are awesome, truly above and beyond. Check the links, attend your session, and have a great, fun creative, experience!
What exciting small groups will be happening Friday, November 1! The updated sign up list is posted. We have 55 signed up and need 18 more to sign up today. If you are not on the list, that means your choice was closed when you sent in your request and you need to immediately send a second choice. Also, all dates and times were rechecked and inserted in the list. Please be sure and check the date and time on your computer for list accuracy.
Elementary Art Specialists!
Welcome to the early release sign up for these amazing opportunities to explore our TEKS based curriculum. Remember to sign up for your choice, quickly; your choice will be awarded on first-come, first-served basis. Send your name and choice to Dr. Chumley through Google Mail. Remember no phone registration, only e-mail. Your date and time will be recorded and the spreadsheet will be updated. If the session is filled you will be notified and asked to make a second choice; all elementary specialists attend one of these sessions. Spreadsheet will be updated regularly until all specialists are signed up.
Teachers displaying at Los Leones, get ready for this amazing arts festival! The instructions for Friday and Saturday are attached; please print and use as a check list so you won’t forget one of the thousand details and so you will get there with everything needed.
What a fantastic, fun day for students, teachers, and patrons!
HS NISD Art Teachers
Posted are the standarized District AP syllabi for AP History of Art and AP Studio Art. Please be sure you are in compliance with district by using the correct syllabus for your course and by including your in-depth class schedule which is addressed on page 2 of AP History of Art and page 3 of AP Studio Art. Throughout the course of the year, there will be special sessions provided for accountability, collaboration, raising the standards, and ensuring success on the final exams and portfolio submissions for our NISD AP students.