Arizona Dept. of Education
Haley Honeman serves as the Title IV-A Arts Education Specialist at the Arizona Department of Education. She provides support to ADE Arts Education, professional development on arts standards and assessments, and technical assistance on Title IV-A grant applications. She holds a Masters in Theatre for Youth from Arizona State University with a certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management. Most recently, she was a master teacher for Childsplay Theatre’s dual language program working in the Osborn, Isaac, and Creighton school districts. She taught theatre around the valley for the last six years with Rising Youth Theatre, Phoenix Center for the Arts, Academia del Pueblo, Childsplay, and Desert Foothills Theatre. Before moving to Arizona, she worked in Merida, Mexico for five years as an elementary teacher utilizing project-based learning and arts integration to facilitate language acquisition in the classroom. Originally from Minnesota, she completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities majoring in Theatre Arts and minoring in Spanish Studies.