Integrated Arts Conference

Our Integrated Arts Conference will be on January 19, 2024!  Details coming soon!


Thanks to all those that attended last years conference!ETC 2023 Conference Poster

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All elementary and secondary classroom teachers, administrators, arts educators, and artists are invited to participate in the 28th annual ETC Integrated Arts Conference. This one-day event offers 8 hours of professional development and continuing education workshops. Using the hands-on, cognitive power of the arts, participants will learn explore the themes of Choose Love (Courage + Gratitude + Forgiveness + Compassion-In-Action = Choose Love) created by the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement organization through various art forms. Workshops and curricular materials will be inclusive and representative of all learners in our changing world. Learn how to transform the Choose Love Formula into Social Emotional Learning (SEL) magic!

Register before January 9, 2023 and enter “ETC15” as a discount code on checkout to save $15 off the conference cost!  Registration Fee (after January 9): $120. Lunch is included in the registration price 

ETC Conference Schedule Overview


ETC Conference Schedule 2023

Presenter Biographies

Plymouth State University, the Common Man Family of Restaurants and the New Hampshire Department of Education, with support from the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement, NH State Council on the Arts, NEA New Hampshire, and the NH Arts Learning Network are presenting an exciting full day conference exploring the power of the arts for all learners on January 20, 2023.

This full-day in-person event offers professional development and continuing education workshops showcasing many different ways to bring the arts into your classroom in addition to keynote addresses and interactive experiences. All classroom teachers, arts educators, administrators and artists are invited! Learn how to integrate visual art, music, drama and writing into your curriculum.

Interested in pursuing GRADUATE CREDIT?

Graduate credit from Plymouth State University is available to all attendees for an additional cost, but all those who register for graduate credits are able to attend the Conference for FREE. To do this you will need to register for IN 5560.02 ST: Integrated Arts Conference CRN 33552 (see link below) and sign up for the Conference by emailing Kelly McGowan at 781-686-2683 or registering online. You will not be charged for the Conference if you are registered for IN5560.

Those interested in earning graduate credit for the conference can register online HERE. 

Please Note: For students who are not currently an active graduate student at PSU, the registration process can be completed with this paper registration form. Active students can register online through their myPlymouth account. The information needed to complete the form is listed below and should be submitted directly to the Registrar’s Office (contact info on bottom of form)

IN 5560.02 ST: Integrated Arts Conference CRN 33552 meeets January 20 from 8:30am-3:30pm at the Common Man Inn in Plymouth, NH and April 6 from 4:30-7:30pm in Rounds Hall, PSU, Room 118 and online.
Instructor: Dr. Patricia Lindberg


A Special Note from Dr. Trish Lindberg

I want to invite you to join our exciting Integrated Arts Graduate Programs at Plymouth State. For those thinking about their masters, please consider our MEd in Integrated Arts. I am happy to meet individually with anyone interested and may be contacted at or at 603-254-9599. The Integrated Arts Conference class IN 5560.02 ST counts as an elective for the program or as a great way to earn professional development!

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