Join an online Arts Integration and STEAM conference designed for K-12 classroom and arts teachers

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This arts integration and STEAM conference provides a flexible and affordable learning option for K-12 classroom and arts educators seeking practical tips, resources and ideas for integrating the arts into any classroom. Attend via live-stream on February 4th or access everything on-demand for a full year after the event concludes. Join over 1,500 other educators from around the globe so you, too, can create your dream STEAM classroom, school or district.

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Save the date: WEAC Summer Leadership Academy is July 24-26 in Eau Claire

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Mark your calendar now for the 2017 WEAC Summer Leadership Academy, July 24-26 at UW-Eau Claire. “Summer Leadership Academy not only gives you a local perspective, but a state and national focus on issues important to you as an educator,” says trainer and WEAC Retired member Pat Schmidt of Wautoma. “It encourages you to get involved not only in your school community, but to take a stand on issues at a much deeper level.”

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Fulbright offers opportunities abroad for U.S. K-12 educators

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Through the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program, U.S. K-12 teachers and educators can apply for grants to engage in 2-6 week collaborative projects abroad. Participants consult with and support projects with schools, non-profit organizations, teacher training institutions, and other educational organizations abroad. The grant award funds travel costs, lodging, meals, local transportation, and related costs.

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Registration now open for WEAC Professional Issues Conference

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Registration is now open for the 2017 WEAC Professional Issues Conference, March 3-5 at the Concourse Hotel in Madison. This conference focuses on the most important lever in improving our schools: building the knowledge and skills of educators. In addition to a wealth of workshops, keynote speakers are State Superintendent Tony Evers and Mark Denning, who is nationally recognized as a leading educator, lecturer and curriculum specialist in American Indian history and culture.

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