- Provide support, education, and opportunities for students and teachers that work to ensure the Visual and Performing Arts are a vibrant part of the everyday educational experiences of students throughout Region 6 Delta Sierra which includes Amador, Calaveras, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.
- Develop leadership and capacity for quality arts education in county schools and districts through professional development opportunities, and the regularly convening Arts Education Leadership Team (AELT).
- Maintain and create alliances to work effectively with community partners to increase arts opportunities for students and teachers across the counties.
What does it mean to be a maker, and how can educators use the power of making in the classroom? In this workshop, participants define Maker education and experience how profound making integrates multiple subjects through a rigorous hands-on activity. All activities align to CCSS Language Arts, CCSS Math, NGSS Science, and California Arts Standards through the integration of reading, writing, sketching, planning, engineering, building, coding, and presenting.