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Not Your Average Conference (NYAC) 2022


Save the Date – June 14, 2022! Registration open soon!

The info below is about our wonderful 2021 event!

Not Your Average Conference 2021 consists of unique keynotes, arts-based breakout experiences, and networking opportunities. It will be an EXCELLENT opportunity for you to join Oklahoma teachers, principals, and art partners from across the state to collaborate and innovate at the highest level.

If you are an educator in Oklahoma, you will not want to miss out on Not Your Average Conference on June 8, 2021 at the University of Central Oklahoma! Registration is now open! Choose from the in-person or virtual event. Registration is closed.


 

Hear from our incredible Guest Creatives!

Mark Wood

Recording Artist & Emmy Award Winning Composer

Mark Wood

 

 

Wendy Rodrigue

Award Winning Author, Public Speaker & Art Historian

Wendy Rodrigue

 

Cheri Sterman

Crayola Director of Education & Developer of CreatED Program

Cheri Sterman

 

Exhibitors

A variety of exhibitors and teaching artists will be available both in person and virtually at the conference. Participants will be given dedicated time to learn more about the resources that each of these organizations offer to teachers and students. Be sure to stop by their booths in person and online! You may access their materials here.

K20
Oklahoma Alliance for Geographic Education (Virtual Only)
Oklahoma Children’s Theatre
Oklahoma Department of Libraries
Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence
Oklahoma Hall of Fame (Virtual Only)
Oklahoma History Center
Oklahoma Public Schools Resource Center
Oklahoma Renewable Energy Education Program (Virtual Only)
Oklahoma State Fair
Oklahoma State University Museum of Art
SAIL Box
Teaching Artist – Darleen Bailey Beard, Author
Teaching Artist – G. Patrick Riley, Visual Arts
Teaching Artist – Gwendolyn Hooks, Writing (Virtual Only)
Teaching Artist – Monty Harper, Writing and Music (Virtual Only)
Teaching Artist – Shaun Perkins, Storytelling and Poetry
UCO College of Education and Professional Studies
UCO Jackson College of Graduate Studies