NJEA Convention


STANJ NJEA convention picSTANJ Sponsored Presentations at the
NJ Teachers’ Convention in Atlantic City.

November 9th & 10th 2017

 

STANJ offers a variety of workshops to help teachers in their profession. We look forward to presenting workshops offering techniques of value to Speech / Theatre teachers as well as other educators.

Any STANJ members who have an idea for a future workshop they would like to attend, or even conduct, should contact STANJ’s Convention Coordinator, Dan Paolucci at dan.paolucci@stanj.org

2017 Sessions Overview:

NJEA Convention 11/8/2017
SPEECH & THEATRE ASSOCIATION OF NJ
Creating a Tableau to Tell a Story
Category Pre-K – Gr. 12
Visual & Performing Arts
11/10/2017 1:00 – 2:30 PM
Presenters TIFFANY A. FESTA-SNEDDON
Teachers will learn about the term, “Tableau.” My workshop will be hands-on beginning with creating a collage of various
pictures and recreating them into an improvisational scene.

Drama Across the Curriculum
Category Pre-K – Gr. 12
Visual & Performing Arts
11/10/2017 3:00 – 4:30 PM
Presenters JULIANNA KRAWIECKI
Theatre methods can enhance student-centered instruction, comprehension, teamwork and communication in any classroom.
Participants will experiment with interactive drama strategies and use theatre as a medium for teaching and learning.

Make Your Classroom Run Like A Well Oiled Machine
Category Cross Content/Interdisciplinary
Pre-K – Gr. 12
11/9/2017 1:30 – 3:00 PM
Presenters DANIELLE N. MILLER
Theater exercises work in all subject areas. Theater engages students, establishes communication skills and creates
self-regulated learners. Participants learn to implement theater into formative assessment tools and daily routines.

Professionally Developed: A Musical About Teachers
Category High School
Visual & Performing Arts
11/9/2017 1:30 – 3:00 PM
DAVID M. MODERO
JENSYN N. MODERO
Presenters
A staged reading of the original musical for/by teachers regarding the current state of education from the prospective of
teachers. Discussion and ways to advocate to follow.

Stand-Up NJ!
Category High School
Visual & Performing Arts
11/9/2017 3:30 – 5:00 PM
Presenters MIKE YALCIN
Participants identify genres of comedy and learn their own comedic voices. Final project is an open mic where participants
perform 2-5 minutes of material.
6/14/2017 3:41:56PM MRS. JANET L. ROYAL – ActivityBySponsor.rpt Page 1 of 2
Sponsor Report
NJEA Convention 11/8/2017
SPEECH & THEATRE ASSOCIATION OF NJ

Writing Dangerously: Scripting Performance Art
Category High School
Visual & Performing Arts
11/10/2017 3:00 – 4:30 PM
Presenters ALEXIS A. KOZAK
Using theatre games, free-writing, rapid and continuous movement, fill-in writing prompts, and reading aloud, participants will
create the script for a performance art piece…
6/14/2017 3:41:56PM MRS. JANET L. ROYAL – ActivityBySponsor.rpt Page 2 of 2

 

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