Welcome to the home of the IAEA webinar series. We are proud to provide our members with relevant and helpful art education content, reaching every large city and small town in Illinois. All webinars are free all and include PD hours for members.
All LIVE webinars are FREE to All! (Members and Non-members)
Illinois PD Hours available to members-only when pre-registered! Click here to become a member.
Earn PD Credit this Summer!
Starting July 15th, IAEA members have the opportunity to watch two of our webinars for PD credit!
Must register for each webinar recording to earn PD credit.
SEL: (1 PD credit) “SEL Focused Artistic Processes for Every Classroom” (if you already earned PD for this webinar, you cannot get it again)
Remote Learning: (1.5 PD credits) “Translating Online Practice for K-12: You Can Do This!” (All IAEA members can earn PD for this webinar since we did not offer PD the first time through — though if you watched the first time, you will need to watch again for ISBE tracking)
Check out previous webinar recordings packed with great ideas for your classroom!
Ask your admin if you can use PD or faculty meeting time (when topics are unrelated) to watch this ISBE endorsed art education content.
Curriculum and Techniques
Explore the possibilities of digital printmaking through experimental techniques such as image transfer, fabric prints and more.
This presentation will support teachers who appreciate the irreplaceable value of traditional art lessons, but struggle with the cliche, outdated, or disengaging qualities that sometimes accompany them.
Grab your illustration markers and learn the basics that most professionals do not know in this hands-on learning clinic using Copics.
This workshop presentation shares ideas and techniques that can be used with an intaglio printing press using cardboard and water-based materials instead of copper or zinc plates.
This webinar demystifies the process of creating large-scale permanent works of art with students and shows how this process can be used to build an arts community within your school.
By assembling individual artworks together, you can demonstrate to your students and to the community, how each piece contributes to the final display.
Assessment / IL Art Standards
Discover how you can easily align the Illinois Visual Arts Standards with your current curriculum.
Learn effective strategies to support shared values & beliefs while unpacking the standards in meaningful, efficient & collaborative manner.
Review what qualifies a rubric as a valid and reliable form of assessment, what it means to construct meaningful rubric criteria, and how to make an enhanced digital rubric with multiple Web 2.0 features!
Learn about valid performance-based assessments, and how they can be implemented in the art and design room at all levels and in all classes.
Engage with the outlines the structures and shapes of creative problem and how different types of problems help students in different ways.
This collection of activities will induce imaginative thinking and creative problem-solving you will be able to use in your class tomorrow!
Begins by focusing on the alignment of SEL Core Competencies with Illinois Visual Arts Learning Standards
Gather some go-to brain breaks with a creative twist, making them perfect for the art room setting.
Learn about the 8 Habits of Mind, and why they are important to every student’s education.
Recognize students in your class who may be dealing with trauma based on current neurological research. Examples of art activities & occupational therapy techniques discussed.
Mixing physical and digital art will expand your curriculum, give students the opportunity to explore new media, and demonstrate learning dynamically.
Showcase of student examples, quick technical demonstrations, with resources to help you learn the basics of animating in After Effects.
Learn about the work a current Chicago graphic designer and see a demonstration of Google tools and extensions to create amazing digital portraits.
Discover basic film angles and shots that will bring your students Stop-Motion Animations to the next level of digital storytelling.
Help your students create the coolest posters to print, simple web pages and videos to communicate their ideas.
Bring the magic of augmented reality to your classroom with just a few simple steps!
Learn how Tinkercad, the free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding, be used in the classroom to infuse the arts with other subjects in the production of meaningful projects.
Learn ways to organize your classroom and to engage learners through varied art curriculums.
This presentation will focus on practical advice and strategies to prepare lessons and classroom supplies for the inevitable sick day.
Gather tips, tricks, and hacks for organizing a modified choice-based classroom, keeping students fully engaged and motivated!
Discover new strategies to help keep all of your students engaged throughout the entire class period, even when they are finished with their assignments.
Helpful suggestions to stay organized, manage materials and help student behaviors in the elementary classroom.
Learn effective strategies and structures for collaborating with different content teachers or as a virtual team to help ensure teachers feel integrally involved in the PLC process.
Build an arts advocacy focus for your program by discovering the magic and power of community collaborations while simultaneously creating authentic experiences for your students.
Advocate for your program through, social media, making a large footprint, show casing student work, empowering your community about the importance of the arts, creating an Art Boosters. . .