Date(s) - May/14/16
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
National Art Gallery
This daylong gathering focused on developing new strategies for cross-curricular experiences. Embodied cognition was central to the day’s activities, which included a “minds on” walk from the National Art Gallery to the National Arts Centre, experiential workshops and conclude with a performance crawl at the National Arts Gallery.
Special guests for Embodied Connections are Michael Wilson, Co-Chair of National Roundtable on Teacher Education in the Arts (NRTEA); Blake Martin, Visiting Fellow, Accelerated Learning & Retention Program and Part-Time Faculty, Department of Dance, York University; and Hannah Beach, Founding Director of Dandelion Dance.