The Governor’s School offers a free, virtual two-day summer retreat for Visual Arts Teachers.

Thank you to everyone who signed up and showed interest in our virtual summer teacher retreats! Registration is currently closed, but if you would like to be the first to receive details on our future professional development opportunities, please email to be added to our Outreach mailing list!

During this retreat, teachers will - 

  • Learn how to help students build sketchbook development strategies.
  • Fine tune effective critique and feedback skills.
  • Participate in activity and discussion-based experiences.
  • Receive professional development certificates upon successful completion.

Participants will need internet access and microphone/camera. 

Visual Arts teachers


Middle and high school Visual Arts teachers in South Carolina. 


June 12-13, 2020


This free retreat will be offered online. Details will be emailed upon registration.

How To Register

Contact Elizabeth Henderson, Coordinator of Outreach  -

About the SCGSAH Visual Arts Program

Designed by professional, practicing artists, the Visual Arts Program offers young artists the opportunity to develop conceptual and creative skills as well as the discipline and confidence to investigate their own self-expression. Areas of study include drawing, painting, ceramics, graphic design, animation and motion design, metals, photography, printmaking, two- and three-dimensional design, architecture and sculpture.  Learn more.

About the Governor's School's Outreach Programs

As a part of the Governor’s School’s mission to serve as a resource to teachers across the state, the Office of Outreach provides professional development opportunities to enrich arts education in South Carolina. Learn more.