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Young Audiences Arts for Learning Launches National Residency Teaching Artist Credential Program
Young Audiences Arts for Learning (Young Audiences) today announced the launch of its National Residency Teaching Artist Credential (TAC) program, a new initiative that articulates what effective, high quality teaching artistry looks like in K-12 school-based residencies, and formally endorses exceptional teaching artists who embody excellence in four competency areas: Artistry, Instruction,…
Young Audiences Arts for Learning Celebrates National Arts in Education Week, Sept 9-15
Young Audiences Arts for Learning is proud to join thousands of arts organizations and communities across the nation to celebrate National Arts in Education Week, September 9-15. Young Audiences will recognize and celebrate the transformative power of arts education through activities that honor the efforts of teachers, artists, and cultural groups working to make the arts a crucial part of…
A4L Southwest Florida and Atlanta-Based ArtsNow Launch Partnership To Expand Arts-Integrated Learning Opportunities for Collier County Students
Young Audiences is pleased to announce a new partnership between Young Audiences affiliates Arts for Learning Southwest Florida and ArtsNow Learning, which will bring expanded arts-integrated learning opportunities to schools in Collier County, Florida.
Young Audiences of Maryland’s Summer Arts and Learning Academy Fights ‘Summer Slide’
While school is out for summer and students are having fun in the sun, but not engaging in educational activities, many run the risk of falling behind once they return to classrooms in the fall. On average, children lose approximately two months of learning from the previous school year during summer months, and for low-income students, the loss is can be even greater.