Category: EdTA News

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Theatre Education

Who’s the Best Theatre Teacher You Know?

Nominate an outstanding educator for an EdTA award Over the past two years, theatre teachers have shown incredible creativity, resilience, innovation, and dedication to keep their programs going. For some,

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2022 EdTA Board Election Winners
EdTA News

Meet Your New EdTA Board Directors

EdTA members have elected two board directors in voting that closed March 16, 2022. Patricia Santanello of Dublin, Ohio, and Silvia D. Scaife of Auburn, Ala., will serve as board directors.

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Theatre Education

Harness the Power of Student Voices

|  by Cory Wilkerson  | Each year when we launch the DemocracyWorks Essay Competition I fondly recall the time it took my students to get me into Pennsylvania state capitol

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EdTA News

Executive Search Firm Begins Discovery Process

Following last month’s announcement that Washington, DC-based Good Insight will lead the hiring of EdTA’s next executive director, the firm has begun the first phase of its recruiting process. In this “discovery”

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EdTA News

Board Hires Firm to Lead Executive Search

Washington, DC-based Good Insight has been retained to facilitate the national search for EdTA’s next executive leader. Search committee chairs Krista Carson Elhai and Matt Conover selected the firm following

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Theatre Education

2021 Play Survey

Top 10 High School Musicals, 2020-21 1. The Addams Family Credits:  book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice  music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa   Licensing: TRW Visit the website 2. You’re a Good

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