A New Teacher’s Workshop –
The Therapeutic Power of Art:
Motivation, Pride, Success
Presenter: Abbie Kasoff, CEO and Founder, Say It With Clay
Tuesday, March 14, 2017: 9:00am–2:30pm
$55 – or 4 ETTC hours
5 professional development hours
Registration deadline: March 14, 2017
An intensive and information-rich workshop for art educators and artists.
The Presenter: Abbie Kasoff is the CEO and Founder of Say It With Clay, a therapeutic clay non-profit organization.
Kasoff will discuss her knowledge, experiences, and projects using art as a therapeutic tool to work with children.
The theme of the workshop aligns with the mission of Say It With Clay: create pride, build patience, improve social skills and enhance fine motor skills through the therapeutic power of clay. The process of making art creates pride, success, and motivation for healing and offers effective alternative channels for communication. This hands-on approach also creates a culture that meets diverse needs through inclusion and peer-to-peer encouragement.
The content and activities of this workshop meet with national standards and are widely applicable throughout the K-12 curriculum. The hands-on art activities will serve the needs of students of all levels. This is an enjoyable workshop and a great opportunity to gather new ideas for enriching the curriculum in the classroom, try some creative art activities, and meet other teachers. Light morning refreshments & lunch included.
Questions? Contact Saskia Schmidt, Director of Education: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location of workshop:
The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton University, Stockton’s Kramer Hall, 30 Front Street, Hammonton, NJ 08037
609.626.3420 ● www.noyesmuseum.org