Programs

  • Teaching Tessellations with Smartboard, Computer, Scissors and Paper (Professional Development)

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts, Digital Arts
    • Curriculum
      Science, Math, Professional Development
    Participants view and introductory PowerPoint on tessellations. The instructor and workshop participants perform the operations used in creating a regular ...
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  • The Art of Bards – Build a Poem Like Shakespeare or Dickinson

    • Art Form(s)
      Literary Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts
    During your unit on Shakespeare or Emily Dickinson, your students may complain and ask, “Why do they talk so funny?” To appreciate the language of ...
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  • The Capoeira

    • Art Form(s)
      Dance
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Character Education, Social-Emotional
    Mixing martial arts, music, and dance, students will be introduced to the historical and cultural elements of Capoeira. This program is designed to help ...
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  • The Great Law of Peace New

    • Art Form(s)
      Theater Arts
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Social-Emotional
    Meet Ben Franklin, Hiawatha, Christopher Columbus, Ponce de Leon, Thomas Jefferson, Jacques Cartier and others while discovering the origins of our ...
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  • The Harlem Renaissance

    • Art Form(s)
      Dance
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies
    Explore the music and poetry of the Harlem Renaissance. Understand the historical context of this pivotal time in the African American experience. Read ...
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  • The Magic of Rainbows New

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Science
    During the one-hour workshop, students’ fascination with rainbows will be used to inspire investigations of light and color. The Magic of Rainbows workshop ...
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  • The Shipwreck Challenge

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Science
    This is a fun two-workshop program where the students work with Visual artist and educator Augusto Bordelois who brings his multi media arts skills to help ...
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  • The Stick Dance Math Cooperative (Professional Development)

    • Art Form(s)
      Music
    • Curriculum
      Math, Professional Development
    Create community in your classroom through music, math and movement! Teachers learn how to use rhythm sticks to create increasingly complex rhythms ...
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  • The Tree of Life

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Science
    The Tree of Life is a hands-on project based on a Mexican folk art form. The program not only reinforces students’ understanding of nature and the ...
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  • To Be an American

    • Art Form(s)
      Theater Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts, Social Studies, Character Education
    History comes alive as women step out of the past to share their stories of the successes and challenges that earned them the right to be in our history ...
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  • Up, Up and Away! The Art, Science and Geometry of Making and Flying Kites (professional development)

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Science, Math, Professional Development
    This hands-on professional development workshop helps teachers to reinforce the understanding of the science and math of flight by making and flying kites. ...
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  • Upcycled

      Fashion teaches the fundamentals of sewing and creative embellishment to take existing garments and materials and turn them into new artistic creations. ...
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