Category: EdTA News

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EdTA News

Chapter Director Elections 2023

The following candidates have been nominated by their boards to run for chapter director positions beginning August 1, 2023: Arizona Chapter: Jenell Riordan Arkansas Chapter: Daniel Stahl California Chapter: Emily Coalson Stamets

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Ten teachers headshots reflect the recipients of EdTA's 2022 Awards
EdTA News

Announcing 2022 EdTA Award Recipients

Eleven Individuals, Four Schools Celebrated for High Achievements in Theatre Education Each year, the EdTA honors the achievements of individuals and theatre programs with special awards presented in recognition of

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Grace Kelly Scholarship Winners 2022
Grants, Scholarships and Awards

Announcing 2022 EdTA Scholarship Recipients

Educational funding of $49,750 Awarded to Students in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and British Columbia The Educational Theatre Association annually recognizes student

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A presenter leads a group of teachers in a theatre workshop.
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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Professional Development specifically designed for Theatre Educators

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