AEMS Pre-Conference

This year the Arts Education in Maryland Schools’ (AEMS) annual conference will function as the pre-conference to the inaugural Maryland Arts Summit. While the Summit encompasses the  entire Maryland arts sector, the AEMS conference focuses on arts education and arts education advocacy, with sessions that will equip attendees with tools and strategies to effectively deliver and promote high-quality arts education.

Join us to celebrate and learn from leaders who are creating innovative and exemplary arts education programs, collaborations, and advocacy strategies. The sessions will address the following topics:

• National, State, and Local Arts Education Advocacy

• Student Voices in Arts Education Advocacy

• Arts Educator Professional Development

• Community Partnerships

• Inclusivity and Cultural Competency


Thursday, June 6 – Click here for detailed schedule and session descriptions

AEMS Pre-Conference

8:30a-9:00a        Breakfast and Registration

9:00a-10:00a      Plenary Session: Welcome & Jay Tucker Leadership Award Keynote

10:10a-11:40a      Breakout Session 1

12:00p-1:00p      Lunch

1:10p-2:10p         Breakout Session 2

2:20p-3:20p       Breakout Session 3

3:30p-4:00p       Wrap up, Raffle & Announcements