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North Carolina Museum of Art Provides Professional Development Opportunities

Design-Lines-Ltd.-NCAM-8The North Carolina Museum of Art is offering the following fall teacher programs.  Please speak with your principal if you are interested in attending.

Interested in the intersection between drama and the visual arts?

Workshop: Readers Theater through Art

Earns 0.5 CEU

Saturday, September 20


Looking for an evening of inspiration? Join us at the Mint Museum in Charlotte for food, drinks, music and a chance to learn. Best of all it’s FREE!

Offsite Educator Expo: Power in Focus

The Mint Museum Uptown, Charlotte

Thursday, October 2


Come question your questions and investigate the potential of rich inquiry in any classroom.

Workshop: The Art of Inquiry

Saturday, October 11

Earns 0.5 CEU

If you cannot make it onsite, note that this program is offered as a webinar, too.


Our signature sell-out event- an evening of food and fun at the North Carolina Museum of Art.

Educator Expo: Creating Impact

Thursday, November 6


We’ve heard from many non-art teachers that they struggle with art-making. Here’s our response-

Workshop: Exploring Materials

Saturday, November 15

Earns 0.5 CEU

About Heather Mullins

Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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