Barb is one of 7 recent graduates of the two year, Creative Classroom Arts Infused Lessons to Enhance Student Learning.

She is to be one of the five artists  selected to represent the Iowa Arts Council , Teaching Artists for the  Reflective Practices Workshops.

Barb has participated in the 8 hour Artists As Educators Seminar, Anatomy of a Lesson: Planning Instruction offered by the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts.

She has also participated in the Kennedy Center's Artists as Educators
Seminar, Laying a Foundation: Defining Arts Integration.