2023 TAB-St. Louis - Details

Teaching for Artistic Behaviors Worshop - St. Louis, MO - June 8 & 9, 2023

“The Maplewood Richmond Heights School District does not endorse the goals, objectives, activities, or opinions of any non-sponsored clubs or their members nor does the District encourage or discourage student participation therein.”   

Welcome Registrants - Teaching for Artistic Behaviors also known as TAB - stl 2023 sponsored by the Missouri Alliance for Arts Education.

Meet new friends, collaborate and build together as you cultivate your skills in the Teaching for Artistic Behavior (TAB) pedagogy. 

Special thanks 

to industry support received from the vendors listed below:




Detailed Workshop Participant Information may be found below:

Helpful Hints - be in the know! (What to wear? What to bring? Food/Bev details)

Start: The workshop begins at 9am each day.

End: The workshop ends at 3:45pm both days. This allows space for questions and casual conversation, off-site.  

Bonus time: Thursday evening, (around 3-6pm) you are invited to join us for a happy hour at a local establishment, and a visit to the St. Louis Art Museum.  Please consider joining us for more informal TAB talk, appetizers, a trip to the art museum.

Directions to the Workshop Sites 

June 8, 2023 - 9am - 3:45pm

June 8, 2023

Meramec Elementary - School District of Clayton
400 South Meramec Avenue, Clayton, MO 63105 - googlemaps

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June 9, 2023 - 9am - 3:45pm

June 9, 2023

Maplewood Richmond Heights - Early Childhood Center
2810 Burgess Ave. Maplewood, MO 63143 - googlemaps

Additional details:

(optional) Graduate Credit

Graduate Credit from Lindenwood University is available for an additional fee. Enrollment and payment of fees is handled directly through Lindenwood. The fee for graduate credit is $75 per hour.

Graduate credit is also available for $160 per in-service credit hour through Webster University and those interested in registering would connect with Ralph Olliges, rolliges@webster.edu - workshop attendees are eligible for a total of 2 in service graduate credit hours

Any completed coursework according to the syllabus should be sent via email to Dawn Lynn -  dlynn@psdr3.org or to the group email at stltab@gmail.com

Nearby Lodging/Hotel and Restaurant Information


Clayton Plaza Hotel & Extended Stay

address: 7750 Carondelet Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63105

Phone: (314) 726-5400

Drury Inn

Located in: The Promenade at Brentwood

Address: 8700 Eager Rd, Brentwood, MO 63144

Phone: (314) 968-3704


Homewood Suites

Address: 8040 Clayton Rd, Richmond Heights, MO 63117

Phone: (314) 863-7700


Sheraton Clayton

Located in: University Tower

Address: 7730 Bonhomme Ave, Clayton, MO 63105


Cheshire Inn

Address: 6300 Clayton Rd, St. Louis, MO 63117

Phone: (314) 647-7300

 Restaurants - click the hyperlinks below for a quick google search and ratings for restaurants in the areas that are nearby the cities listed below... 

Presenters have also shared some of their favorites, too!

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Other Things to do in the Lou

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St. Louis Art Museum

The Saint Louis Art Museum is one of the principal U.S. art museums, with paintings, sculptures, cultural objects, and ancient masterpieces from all corners of the world. Its three-story building stands in Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri, where it is visited by up to a half million people every year. Wikipedia

Address: 1 Fine Arts Dr, St. Louis, MO 63110 - googlemaps

Located in: Forest Park

Hours: (closed Monday) 10 AM- 5PM daily; 10AM - 9PM Friday 

Laumeier Sculpture Park

Laumeier Sculpture Park is a 105-acre open-air museum and sculpture park located in Sunset Hills, Missouri, near St. Louis and is maintained in partnership with St. Louis County Parks and Recreation Department. It houses over 60 outdoor sculptures and features a 1.4-mile walking trail, and educational programs. Wikipedia

Address: 12580 Rott Rd, Sappington, MO 63127

Hours: 8am-8pm daily

Kemper Museum

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But Wait! There's more...

Did you know? Over the last few years, the Regional-Saint Louis TAB/Choice Art Education Group has reached almost 500 teachers through grassroots efforts.