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Visual and Performing Arts

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The San Diego County Office of Education Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) team supports school districts in designing and implementing comprehensive, standards-based arts education programs for students in preschool through high school. Programs feature dance, media arts, music, theatre, and the visual arts.

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Arts Empower San Diego Mega Conference

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Public Meeting Notice

(Meeting is open to the public)

Focus Group Meeting

Revision of the Visual and Performing Arts Framework for California Public Schools, Kindergarten Through Grade Twelve

Thursday, August 16, 2018
4 to 6 p.m. (plus or minus)

San Diego County Office of Education
Room 306
6401 Linda Vista Road, Building 3
San Diego, CA 92111

Purpose: To receive input from a focus group of educators and to accept comments from members of the public on the revision of the Visual and Performing Arts Framework for California Public Schools, Kindergarten Through Grade Twelve.

AGENDA

  1. Welcome and Introductions
  2. Overview of Framework Revision Process
  3. Focus Group Discussion
  4. Public Comment
  5. Concluding Comments

For information concerning this agenda, please see the California Department of Education web page at https://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/vp/cf/.

For information on focus group process contact:

Letty Kraus
Education Programs Consultant
California Department of Education
Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division
Email: lkraus@cde.ca.gov
Telephone: 916-327-1023

For directions and information related to the focus group site, contact:

Maria Hynes, 858-569-3036


REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION WILL BE PROVIDED FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY

Pursuant to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in this meeting may request assistance by contacting the California Department of Education's Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division at least ten (10) days in advance of the scheduled meeting date.