Lisa Van Den Dolder | Arts Programs and Initiatives Coordinator
NSW Department of Education | Australia

Lisa Van Den Dolder, Arts Programs and Initiatives Coordinator, NSW Department of Education

The NSW Department of Education, Arts Unit, offers an innovative and holistic vision for the arts in NSW public schools, with diverse opportunities available in K-12 dance, drama, music, visual arts, debating, public speaking, reading, spelling, and special events. As a leader in arts education, The Arts Unit promotes student excellence, equity, and expression both in and beyond the classroom. Arts education has been shown to have a significant impact on academic achievement and student wellbeing through experiences of connectedness, curiosity and independent learning. Students are encouraged to extend their creative potential while developing skills in critical thinking, collaboration and appreciating perspectives. We aim to provide inspiring arts opportunities to every child in the state, to reduce the impact of disadvantage and enrich school communities.


Day 1 @ 12:00

Teach Learn Lead with Digital @The Arts Unit

Join passionate Arts Unit Educators to explore Digital @The Arts Unit 2020. A growing digital portfolio of resources and events focusing on building Creative Classrooms, Creative Teachers and Creative Engagement! In addition, this specialist team will explore with you creative and meaningful digital approaches to creating virtual exhibitions for your end of year celebrations.WHY ATTEND
  • Discover amazing digital resources from all facets of the creative, performing and language and literature arts from The Arts Unit you can use in your classroom tomorrow!
  • Understand the power of incorporating Arts Education as an essential part of your curriculum
  • Explore tools to run virtual end of year celebrations from digital experts who have done it all before!
last published: 29/Oct/20 05:25 GMT
last published: 29/Oct/20 05:25 GMT
last published: 29/Oct/20 05:25 GMT

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