Certification in Arts Integration 

Directed by Mississippi Whole Schools, a program of the Mississippi Arts Commission

MAC’s Certification in Arts Integration is designed to train teaching artists in the Mississippi Whole Schools approach to arts integration, with a focus on increasing the effectiveness of interactions between teaching artists and preK-12 learning institutions.

Program Assets include

  • Focus on Arts Integration Foundations, Teaching and Learning, and Leadership.

  • Celebrated recognition in the state.

  • Collaboration and networking with other professionals.

  • Comprehensive training course in Arts Integration Competencies for Teaching Artists.

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Participants will complete a detailed program application. Once accepted, individuals will engage in training centered around core dynamic projects. A cornerstone of the program is the successful completion of an in-school residency providing meaningful and rigorous learning experiences for students. 

Through the dynamic projects and the in-school residency, teaching artists will strengthen their understanding of arts integration, their teaching skills, and begin developing more rigorous and impactful learning experiences for students.

Ready to move to the next level as a teaching artist? Begin your journey toward certification. Download the information packet today!

Program Application

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Application Deadline – June 25