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Posted By Russell Saxton 04-19-2022 23:02
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Original Message: Sent: 03-29-2022 09:38 From: Douglas Rome Subject: Undergraduate Theatre Methods Course Assistance Real-World Theatre Education was written specifically to prepare new theatre educators for the things that most Theatre Ed classes don't cover, things not required for certification but ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 04-19-2022 20:12
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Thank you all for your terrific suggestions on how to improve my Theatre Methods Course. I'm less than a month out from teaching the course (completely online via Canvas) and I will certainly include your brilliant suggestions. BTW Can anyone add links to texts you may have used when you took a theatre ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 03-27-2022 09:49
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Hello Theatre Educators, I will be teaching an undergraduate Theatre Methods online course, Summer 2022 at Dixie State University. The course fulfills state requirements for a Theatre Methods course for state licensure. I taught the course last summer but want to update the module, "Almost Everything ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 09-07-2021 22:04
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Hello, I am reaching out for some advice and resources for a young theatre teacher with an ADHD student. She reached out to me with the following email.  "! I have been doing team building and ensemble building for almost 2 weeks and I have one student that I am struggling with. He has severe ADHD ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 05-28-2021 08:37
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Hello all, Hang in there the end is near! ISO templates, paperwork, resources on budgeting for a musical or straight show. Also, similar information on budgeting a theatre program for a year. Please attach or send along any resources for teaching preservice theatre teachers in a Theatre Methods course ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 04-08-2021 16:19
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Hey, I need help. I'm currently writing a Canvas Module for an online theatre education methods course. Does anyone have a checklist for putting up a show from start to finish? Would you please share with me? russ.saxton05@gmail.com With gratitude, Russ ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 01-14-2021 09:37
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Holly, Great idea. Thank you for your suggestions and for taking the time to post.  Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 01-13-2021 15:41
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Happy New Year and welcome back to a new semester! First of all a shout out to some of the hardest working people on the planet right now. Thanks for all you are doing to engage and support your students with the arts. So, I teach Theatre Methods to preservice theatre students prior to student ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 12-03-2020 12:00
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Hello All, Is anyone aware of an online undergraduate theatre degree being offered through a university/college?  Thank you for taking the time to quickly respond with a name of an institution or link. Kind regards, Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 11-25-2020 18:02
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Hello Michael, I'm currently on a committee to rewrite the theatre certification for the state of Utah. Do you have access to any documentation California wrote for certification you might share with me? I'm trying to do some research and I'm not finding anything on the CSET website. Thank you for your ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 11-12-2019 23:21
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https://csivc.csi.cuny.edu/history/files/lavender/wallpaper.html ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 03-26-2019 12:43
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Thank you for the female classical scene suggestions these are so appreciated.  Any other suggestions? Best, Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 03-22-2019 14:06
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Hello, I'm looking for classical Greek scenes for females (2 or 3 females).  Any suggestions?  Thanks for your help and resources. Best, Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 12-11-2018 17:11
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Hello All, I teach a Theatre Methods class in a traditional setting at Dixie State University.  There is a need in Utah to develop an online Alternative Route Licensure Theatre Methods class as there are many teachers taking a nontraditional path to licensure.  My dean at DSU has given me his blessing ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 11-02-2018 15:16
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Thank you for sharing these terrific ideas. This community is the best! Any more ideas out there?   Thanks, Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 10-31-2018 12:48
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Hello All, I'm just finishing my 1st trimester of the year and I'm looking for some ideas to start the next Trimester in a week.  Starting class this past Trimester, in August, didn't work like I'd hoped.  I'm a first year teacher at a Intermediate school, teaching 6th and 7 grade Theatre Students.  ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 10-12-2018 14:51
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These resources are amazing.  Just the kinda stuff I'm looking for,  Thank you for your responses - please keep them coming.   Enjoy your weekend. Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 10-10-2018 13:08
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Hi All, I teach a University Theatre Methods class to students preparing to student-teach and eventually become fabulous theatre such as yourselves.  Next week my lesson's on "Amazing Resource for the Theatre Teacher".  Besides EdTA and this incredible forum, will you help compile a list of must have ...
Posted By Russell Saxton 08-10-2018 17:44
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Thank you to those who replied to my post.  Any other suggestions out there other than the wonderful posts.   Thank, Russ ------------------------------ Russell Saxton Theatre Instructor Dixie State University St George UT ------------------------------
Posted By Russell Saxton 08-07-2018 19:34
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Hi All, I'm teaching an Introduction to Theatre class to 6th and 7th grade students this coming school year. My classes range between 30-35 students with a 65% girl and 35% male makeup. I'm looking for a show I can put up with my students as a "in-class project" that has: a large flexible ...