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The 2017 registration is now open. Pre-registration rates are as follows:
$120 Early Bird Director Rate
Through Sept. 22nd
$150 Pre-conference Director Rate
Through Dec.15th
$85 First Time Attendee Rate
Through Dec. 15th 

College Student Rate
Through Dec. 15th

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Fueling Creativity: Reaching All Learners Through the Arts

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  • Fine Arts Integration has been a huge success on our campus. Come learn how collaboration of core subjects and fine arts leads to deeper and more lasting learning for your students. This approach to teaching can be done in any school no matter size or economic demographics. We will share our journey as well as provide resources to help you get started. Let us show you how you can be the spark for change in your school or district.
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  • Carole Mason taught for 5 years in Northside ISD and Spring ISD in Texas, as a middle school choir director and general fine arts teacher. She joined Klein ISD and was an elementary music specialist for 12 years, earning the Campus Teacher of the Year award in 2005. Carole moved from the classroom to administration and has served as an assistant principal and principal for 12 years in Klein. In 2015, she was tapped to open a new elementary campus that is designated as a fine arts integrated campus. While piloting this program for the district, she was awarded a $25,000 grant from the Klein Education Foundation. She has been successful in establishing numerous community partnerships including The Alley Theatre and The Houston Ballet.