Workshop Descriptions

Teaching and Integrating the Arts with Diverse Populations

Session 3: K-6

We know the arts are important for all children, but are there things we need to consider when teaching children from diverse populations? In this workshop we will discuss and play with ideas for effectively teaching students from a variety of SES, cultural, linguistic, and ability populations.

Debora Escalante

Debora Escalante is an associate professor of education at UVU and holds an M.A. in Theatre and a Ph.D. in Instructional Technology. Her research focuses on the development of models for K-12 curriculum correlation and integration, and elementary arts integration.