Declarations of Student Rights to Arts Education Unveiled

Find Resources provided at the March 2017 convening here!


Partner Events:

Submit your proposal by June 16 for the 2017 STEAM Symposium, Dec 19-11.

 July 26-28    California County Superintendents Arts Initiative, Creativity at the Core Summer Institute, San Jose, CA.

Please join us on July 26, 27, and 28, 2017 at the Santa Clara County Office of Education in San Jose for an exciting 3-day institute that will focus on ARTS learning and California State Standards.  Hear from educational leaders, teaching artists, arts specialists, and inspirational speakers from across the state as they provide hands-on learning opportunities focused on a suite of CCSESA’s new professional learning modules developed by County Offices of Education and Arts Partner Organization Leaders.  This event is sponsored by the California County Superintendents Educational Services Association (CCSESA) Arts Initiative in partnership with the California Department of Education, Santa Clara County Office of Education and CREATE CA.  Click here for the registration flyer. Click here to register.  Questions? Contact Jessica Kroll-Yoas at

Statewide Events Calendar

To add a listing, event must meet these qualifications: *state or county-wide; *Professional Learning focused *Registration is open to participants from the arts education sector. Please do not submit event information that is designed to promote a particular program. Send all inquiries or submit event description, location and link to 

A Link is provided if registration is open

 May 2017

May 11-12           CCSESA, VAPA Regional and County Arts Leads Meeting, Sacramento (invitation only)

May 12                 CCSESA Statewide Arts Learning Colloquim, San Francisco

June 2017

June 15               California Alliance for Arts Education Policy Council Meeting, Los Angeles

June 16-18         Americans for the Arts Convention, San Francisco, CA.

June 19-20         Create CA Leadership Council Planning Retreat, Sacramento

July 2017

July 26-28          California County Superintendents Arts Initiative, Creativity at the Core Summer Institute, San Jose, CA.

July 31-Aug 4     Developing & Implementing Dance Curricula-A (DIDC-A), Luna Dance Institute, Berkeley, CA.

August 7-11       Curricular Progressions, Luna Dance Institute, Berkeley, CA.

August 29 – Dec 5    Developing & Implementing Dance Curricula-B (DIDC-B), Luna Dance Institute, Berkeley, CA.

Nov 2017

Nov 2-4                Leadership Summit, Association of California School Administrators, San Jose

Nov 11-12           Connect, Create, Collaborate, California Art Education Association, San Francisco

Nov 15-18           Conference for Community Arts Education, National Guild for Community Arts Education, San Francisco

Nov 30-Dec 2     CSBA Annual Educators Conference, San Diego

Dec 2017

Dec 10-11           California STEAM Symposium, San Francisco

Jan 2018

Jan 25-28           The National Association of Music Merchants Show, Anaheim

Feb 2018

Feb 15-18              California All State Music Educators Conference, San Jose

Mar 2018

March 14-16         California Association of African American School Administrators, Sacramento

March 28-31         California Association for Bilingual Educators, Sacramento

April 2018

April 27-29            California State PTA Convention, Ontario

May 2018

May 17                  CCSESA Statewide Learning Colloquim , Sacramento