• Young Audiences Charter School Begins Construction of New Campus for Middle and High School Students in Greater New Orleans

  • Young Audiences Arts for Learning Welcomes Two New Members To Its National Board of Directors

  • Highlights from Our Annual Gala: Thank You for Joining Us To Celebrate and Support Arts-in-Education!

  • Professional Learning Travel Award Recipient Harlan Brownlee Reflects on Visit to Young Audiences of Louisiana

  • Remembering Anne Straus, Young Audiences National Board Member Emerita

Newsfeed November 14, 2019
YA Arts for Learning
Young Audiences Arts for Learning announces the addition of two new members to its National Board of Directors. The newly elected trustees, Marguerite “Rite” Moisio and Robert Sprung, join the esteemed business, educational, artistic, and philanthropic leaders who sit on the National Board of Young Audiences Arts for Learning.
The Network
On Tuesday, October 22 nd , Young Audiences Charter School (YACS) broke ground on its new state-of-the-art facility at 1000 Burmaster Street in Gretna, Louisiana. Serving students from Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS), YACS is the...
YA Arts for Learning
We’re pleased to announce that Young Audiences Arts for Learning’s 2019 Gala on October 29th will feature a performance by Vicci Martinez and Emily Tarver! Vicci and Emily attended our 2018 Gala and we are thrilled that they will be joining us again this year to perform and honor their friend and “Orange is the New Black” castmate, Joel Marsh Garland.
YA Arts for Learning
It is with deep sadness that we share the news that Young Audiences National Board Member emerita Anne Straus passed away on Friday, October 4th, at age 97 in her Manhattan home. Anne was a stalwart board member of indefatigable energy and commitment for many decades. Anne composed a short memoir about her time with Young Audiences to commemorate our 60th anniversary, which we share again today in her honor.
The Network
Attendees of the 2019 YA National Conference, held in Houston, were invited to apply for the opportunity to travel to a Young Audiences affiliate location of their choosing in support of their professional learning, with travel vouchers provided by our partners at Southwest Airlines. One of those recipients, Harlan Brownlee from Kansas City Young Audiences, details his experience attending the Comprehensive Arts-Integrated School Model Leadership Institute at Young Audiences of Louisiana.

Young Audiences Leadership Forum

The Leadership Forum, a two-day meeting in New York City, for the Young Audiences Arts for Learning network board members and executive staff, focuses on strategies to maximize and strengthen the network. The Leadership Forum has focused on many critical topics, including curriculum integration, diversity, strategic planning, and strategies for addressing financial challenges.

Young Audiences Out-of-School Time Programming

 

Young Audiences Arts for Learning Week (YA Week)

Young Audiences Arts for Learning Week (YA Week) is an annual advocacy and awareness initiative when the YA Network works collectively to shine a light on the importance of arts-in-education. 

National Arts-in-Education Conference

Young Audiences Arts for Learning's National Arts-in-Education Conference brings together arts experts, teachers, artists and other arts organizations from around the country. Presented annually by Young Audiences Arts for Learning  (YA) in partnership with a local YA affiliate, each conference explores a theme related to arts-in-education through keynote speeches, site visits, and workshop sessions.

YA Western NY Announces Full STEAM Ahead: Innovation In The Classroom And Community

Workshop presenter Joy Guarino, Associate Professor of Dance at Buffalo State College, presenting Building Community with a Kinesthetic Classroom at the 2014 Arts Abilities Conference Young Audiences in conjunction with Arts Partners for Learning will host the 8thAnnual Patricia Cotsen Arts Abilities Conference on October 29, 2015 at the Downtown Library in Buffalo, NY. The conference will bring together teachers, teaching artists, cultural specialists, arts and cultural education program providers, and many more who are innovating in their schools and in the community. Western New York’s

Jones Soda Photography Program

 

Jones Soda and Young Audiences Arts for Learning began their partnership in early 2014 to teach children about the art of photography through a ten-week residency program. For the first program at Urban Promise Academy in Oakland, CA, Jones Soda enlisted its original photographer and designer, Victor John Penner, to help teach the course and mentor students. Action photography company GoPro generously provided cameras for this program.

Arts for Learning Members National

This is for Arts for Learning Member Users that are related to the National Office - example VIPs. General Password: Arts4learning

Arts for Learning Members Atlanta

For Teachers and Staff in Atlanta, Georgia. Password for all teachers in this group: Atlanta

Arts for Learning Members Beaverton

This OG is for Arts for Learning Members Beaverton.

 

 

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