Woodruff Arts Center // Educator Conference

Arts Education

The 11th Annual
Woodruff Arts Center
Educator Conference

Presented by the Alliance Theatre, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and High Museum of Art, the 11th Annual Woodruff Arts Center Educator Conference: Experience, Create, Educate will occur on Saturday, June 1, 2024. Designed to serve educators of all grade levels (Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12) and all content areas, this one-day, in-person event will explore best practices and innovations in arts education while providing educators exclusive access to world-class art, as well as meaningful opportunities to connect with fellow educators and related professionals.


Online registration is now open! Individual tickets cost $100/person and offer access to all Educator Conference events, including select Alliance Theatre and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performances, as well as exclusive access to the High Musuem of Art.

Participants are advised not to add additional packages (such as parking) to their Educator Conference registration order. Our team will communicate parking details and discounts directly with registered guests as the event approaches.

Large Group Attendance

District and school representatives are encouraged to support group attendance. Groups of 5+ receive a 10% discount ($90/person), and groups of 10+ receive a 15% discount ($85/person). Please contact groups@alliancetheatre.org if you are interested in coordinating large group attendance on behalf of your organization.

Conference Schedule

10:00 AM Check-in Opens
11:00 AM Keynote
12:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Concurrent Breakout Sessions #1
2:30 PM Concurrent Breakout Sessions #2 with option to attend: The Preacher’s Wife  (Alliance Theatre)
5:00 PM Networking Break & Transition
5:30 PM Reception with exclusive access to the High Museum of Art
7:30 PM Networking Break & Transition
8:00 PM Option to attend: 
Stutzmann + Trifonov (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra) or The Preacher’s Wife  (Alliance Theatre)

Professional Learning Hours

The 11th Annual Woodruff Arts Center Educator Conference will offer approximately up to 10 hours of in-person professional learning, total. Following the event, the Woodruff Arts Center will provide participants a certificate to document the total number of professional learning hours completed. Please note that professional learning requirements vary by district and school. As such, we defer to Educator Conference attendees to coordinate with their district and school to confirm that the Educator Conference meets their specific requirements.

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Let your friends and colleagues know that you plan to attend the Woodruff Arts Center Educator Conference! We look forward to following your updates and insights on social media. 

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@alliancetheatre | @atlantasymphony | @HighMuseumofArt


Contact the Educator Conference Planning Team at educatorconference@woodruffcenter.org.