Posts Tagged ‘Paul Sproll’

Sproll Gives Talk at National Forum

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) was a participant in the recent 2016 Arts Education Partnership (Education Commission of the States) National Forum held in Denver, Colorado on the 5th to 7th October 2016. Sproll was invited to give a presentation entitled Project Open Door: Advancing Creative Teens’ Access to Higher […]

Paul Sproll joins Governor’s Working Group

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) is currently serving as a member of Governor Raimondo’s “STEM and Equity in Educator Preparation Working Group.” Additionally, in November he will serve as a member of the external committee that will review the Arts Program at Milton Academy where Ian Torney (MAE ’92) is […]

Sproll works with Florida Middle School teachers

Paul Sproll (Professor, TLAD) was invited to return in June to Brevard Public Schools in Florida to work with teachers from Ronald McNair Magnet Middle School and Stone Magnet Middle School – schools that are entering the third year of a multimillion dollar, federally supported, STEAM grant. Sproll’s 3-day professional development workshop was designed to […]

Sproll elected Vice President RIACTE

Paul Sproll (Professor, TLAD) has been elected Vice President of the Rhode Island Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, a state chapter of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. The AACTE is a national alliance of educator preparation programs dedicated to high-quality, evidence-based preparation that assures educators are ready to teach all learners on […]

Sproll recognized for Creativity and Social Justice

Providence ¡CityArts! for Youth announces two award recipients of the 5th Annual Sr. Ann Keefe Award for Creativity and Social Justice, including Paul Sproll (Professor, TLAD) and Victoria Matthews (CityArts Alumna). Award recipients will be honored at the upcoming annual gala fundraiser: the ¡CityArts! MOD Party, a Celebration of Art, Culture and Style of the Modernists on Friday, […]

STEAM: Art + Design as a Catalyst for Creative Thinking

Paul Sproll (Professor, Department Head, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) was invited by MAT ’97 alumna Heidi Targee-Heid, a coordinating teacher at Stone Magnet Middle School in Melbourne, Florida, to run a two-day professional development workshop for teachers June 5th & 6th. Professor Sproll’s workshop “STEAM: Art + Design as a Catalyst for […]

RICC celebrates Faculty Fellows, including Leidtke and Sproll

The Rhode Island Campus Compact will be hosting a statewide Engaged Faculty Symposium. The symposium will be held in celebration of the work of the 2013-2014 RICC Presidential Faculty Fellows, including Amy Leidtke (Critic, Industrial Design) and Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design). The symposium will feature a keynote by Dr. Eric […]

February Sabbatical Presentations Scheduled

January’s sabbatical presentations have been rescheduled for February 12, 2014. Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) and Bethany Johns (Professor, Graphic Design) will present on their sabbatical work in the Tap Room, Memorial Hall. 12:00 – 12:30 pm Paul Sproll: “Simultaneously Looking Backwards and Forwards” 12:30 – 1:00 pm Bethany Johns: […]

January Sabbatical Presentations Scheduled

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) and Bethany Johns (Professor, Graphic Design) will present on their sabbatical work on January 22, 2014.

RI Campus Compact Faculty Fellows Selected

Selections have been made for the 2013-2014 Rhode Island Campus Compact Presidential Faculty Fellowship, including the following two RISD faculty members. RICC welcomes the new Faculty Fellows and looks forward to an academic year of community engagement, shared practice, and meaningful learning. Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) Project: “Evaluating Community-Based Practicum: […]