January 2023 - June 2023
A-REALL: Anti-Racist Educators of the Arts Learning Lab
A-REALL is a professional learning community for arts educators, teaching artists, and arts integration classroom teachers committed to anti-racism in learning spaces, presented by the MSDE Fine Arts Office and AEMS. Learn more...
Applications for the 2023 Cohort will be available starting on November 7, 2022! Use the "Learn more..." link to apply!
Arts Education Symposium on Anti-Racism
Saturday, February 4, 2023
Participate in healing and learning sessions in affinity spaces with expert facilitators, collaborate in anti-racism arts education breakouts for each arts discipline, and more.
Since November, 2020 AEMS has held an annual symposium on anti-racism and abolitionist teaching in arts education. With a nationally-prominent keynote speaker and specialist facilitators drawn from the local arts education ecosystem, this event provides arts educators with the opportunity to learn and to hold space for brave conversations around anti-racism in arts education, both on a structural level as well as on the classroom level. Learn more about past Symposiums below.
ARTS EDUCATION COMMUNITY MEETINGS & TOWNHALLS
AEMS hosts community meetings and townhall session for arts educators and the arts education ecosystem to gather information and discover advocacy efforts statewide.
ARTIST & ARTS EDUCATOR CAMPAIGN SCHOOL
Second Cohort Coming 2024
This program seeks to mobilize power to communities, equipping arts educators to take an active part in our political process.