DR. PATTY BODE
NEWS & UPDATES
MAEA. Massachusetts Art Education Association. November 11-12, 2017. I will be giving the keynote address at the annual state-level art education conference. This year MAEA will be located at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. My talk will be on Nov 11th, Saturday from 10:30am-12:00 noon, with a Question & Answer session after lunch from 1:30-2:30.
My keynote address will expand on my assertions about "Art Education as a Civil Right and Human Right in times of dispossession" within the conference theme of "Shaping Human Potential." To register for the Massachusetts Art Education Association conference go to this link.
I am also presenting a session at MAEA on Sunday morning titled, Transgender Identities: A Photo-Text Curriculum and Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies about the curriculum developed by the teachers in my school last year, when we were the first public school in the country to host this exhibit from Family Diversity Projects, Inc.
Oh my goodness! I will be receiving Massachusetts Art Educator of the Year Award from Massachusetts Art Education Association. MAEA convention Amherst, MA. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm.
NAEA. National Art Education Association. March 22-24, 2018. I'll be co-presenting with Derek Fenner at NAEA in Seattle March 22-24, 2018 "Racial Literacy and Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies: Continuing to break down racial divides and discipline boundaries" - bringing Art Education perspectives to current social justice and critical multicultural research - this is a follow up from our 2017 session: "White Racial Literacy in Multiracial Worlds: Taking Up Challenge of Change"
See my TEDx Talk
I gave a TEDx Talk at TEDxOhioStateUniversity.
I titled the talk: "Art Education as Civil Right." The video is available for viewing online.