Assess Your Need
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Take a moment to write and reflect on the following questions:

  • What is the current state of arts education professional development in your school system? What classroom instruction is happening? What professional development is happening?

  • Who are your current partners in supporting and delivering instruction in dance, music, theatre and visual arts?

  • What school or district goals have been set for the coming year?

  • What are your community‚Äôs current strengths?

  • In what areas is more work needed?

  • What are some of the root issues underlying these challenges?

  • What additional information or evidence is needed to better understand the needs of the community?

  • What values around arts education does your community hold?

  • If you could do one thing over the next year that would improve arts education professional development, what would that be?

  • What knowledge, skills or resources do you need to move forward?