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Getting out of the Rut: IDEA Toolkit for Arts Pedagogy

This toolkit supports the Faculty Workshop offered through JCA: "Getting out of the Rut: creative ways to think about diversity and inclusion in your pedagogy and scholarship"

Resource List

Link to the Worksheet Template from the Faculty Workshop (available to all within the Butler community) -- this is View/Read-only access, please make a copy if you would like to edit, remix, or reuse in another context.

The links below are general arts related resources, for department specific resources, see the different links in the sidebar.

Butler Resources

SJD Vocation Fellowship ($1000 mini-grant to help full-time faculty integrate Vocational Reflection into their classes)

Center for Academic Technologies:

Faculty Fellows Program: https://www.butler.edu/cat/faculty-fellows-program

Academic Technology and Innovation Pilot Mini-Grant (ATIG)

Faculty Learning Community: Classroom Technology in Support of Active Learning

Reading Circle: Digital Pedagogies in the Humanities

Faculty Development at Butler:

PALSave Course Redesign Grant Opportunity

Peer-to-peer mentoring

Calendar of Events (including the Inclusion Advocacy program, the Brown Bag Series, and the Food for Thought series)

Internal Grant Funding

The Matching Fund

The Equipment Fund

The Butler Awards Committee

  • The BAC supports mini-grants of up to $500 (with rolling application deadlines on the first of each month)
  • They also support Short Course/Workshop attendance (up to $500 domestic, or $750 international)
  • They will fund you to travel to present at conferences, once per fiscal year to help stretch travel funds
  • You can apply for up to $1000 to design a new course or revise an existing one
  • If you're tenured, or working towards tenure, there is up to $7000 available for faculty research

The Office of the Provost also maintains a list of internal grant opportunities for course enhancement, assessment, and development.

Keywords and Search Terms

Keywords and Search Terms for finding resources related to teaching diversity and social justice:

  • critical pedagogy
  • multicutural education
  • social justice
  • culturally relevant teaching
  • culturally relevant pedagogy
  • social justice and education
  • transformative learning
  • discrimination in education
  • decolonization
  • urban education
  • intercultural communication
  • cultural pluralism
  • anti-racism in teaching
  • racial justice
  • inclusive education
  • college teaching
  • first generation college students
  • student diversity
  • teaching methods
  • college campuses 
  • intersectionality

This list was developed by the University of Minnesota: https://libguides.umn.edu/c.php?g=961505&p=8410614

Butler Periodicals

General Web Resources

These are Web Resources which do not have a specific focus in a single art form or practice, for specific resources in your school, see the side navigation:

African American:

Umbra Search: a search tool that seeks to make African American history more broadly accessible…794,792 items from more than 1,000 U.S. archives, libraries, and museums.

 

Latine/Hispanic:

National Association of Latino Arts and Culture https://www.nalac.org/about/

Latin American Network Information Center http://lanic.utexas.edu/subject/humanities/  -- lists regional resources for music and the performing arts

Digital Library of Latin American Heritage: http://www.iberoamericadigital.net/BDPI/Inicio.do (in Spanish)

 

 Indigenous North American:

https://indigenousfutures.net/

https://imaginenative.org/ -- film and media arts

Indigenous in Music and Arts -- https://indigenousinmusicandarts.org/

 

Asian:

Asian American Arts Alliance https://www.aaartsalliance.org/

Asia Society https://asiasociety.org/arts

Bibliography of Performing Arts of Korea http://asia-perfo-arts.com/Biblio.aspx?db=korea

Japanese Culture and Arts online: https://warp.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/286898/www.bunka.go.jp/culture-online/index.html

UC Berkeley LibGuide to Art and Music of the Pacific https://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/criticalpistudies/artandmusic

Southeast Asia Digital Library https://sea.lib.niu.edu/

Coconet -- https://www.thecoconet.tv/ video performances from around the Pacific Rim

 

Women:

WomenArts -- https://www.womenarts.org/

 

LGBTQ+:

Art Equity -- https://www.artequity.org/

GLBTQ Archives -- http://www.glbtqarchive.com/

LGBTQ+ Performing Arts Resources at the Library of Congress https://guides.loc.gov/lgbtq-performing-arts?loclr=blogmus

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