Elementary Fine Arts (Level I) in Art, Dance, Drama or Music
The Fine Arts Elementary Curriculum Endorsement is for classroom teachers who are skilled in an artform; who desire to develop expertise in helping students develop the skills and understanding required in the Art, Dance, Drama, or Music Core Curriculum; and who are willing to provide arts leadership in their schools. Candidates will choose workshops, conferences, courses and activities as needed to successfully build the capacity to demonstrate to an evaluator the required skills and knowledge to teach in the selected art form.
This endorsement program is only available to currently employed K-6 classroom teachers through their local District Arts Coordinator.
When the requirements have been completed, complete and submit the following with a $25 fee:
Arts Integration for Elementary Teachers Application
Utah State Office of Education
Teaching and Learning - Endorsements
250 East 500 South
P O Box 144200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4200
For more information, please contact cathy [dot] jensen [at] schools [dot] utah [dot] gov (Cathy Jensen), (801) 538-7793.