Free Jazz Concert with Metta Quintet at The Wallis

Free Jazz Concert with Metta Quintet at The Wallis

Sittin’ & Groovin’ Out! is the culminating concert of a comprehensive four-day citywide education residency presented by The Wallis and the New York City-based not-for-profit, JAZZREACH.  The show will feature METTA QUINTET and the FOSHAY LEARNING CENTER’S JAZZ ENSEMBLE performing a full program of groovy, toe-tappin’ classics by celebrated jazz luminaries such as Pat Metheny, Chris Potter, Christian McBride and Freddie Hubbard among others.   

Active Learning Center Grant

Active Learning Center Grant

At Steelcase Education, we have a passion for understanding how teaching and learning best takes place and how smarter, active learning spaces can help. That’s why we’re offering a grant for an active learning classroom.

Strategies from the ETA Culturally Inclusive Arts Education Workshop

Strategies from the ETA Culturally Inclusive Arts Education Workshop

On January 24, 2017 Exploring the Arts held a workshop on Culturally Inclusive Arts Education for teachers and administrators in our Partner School Network. Cultural strategist, Keonna Hendrick lead participants to consider new practices and attitudes for developing stronger relationships with diverse learners, artists and artworks, while improving cultural competency skills for multicultural art education.

Notes from the ETA Music Teacher Work Session

Notes from the ETA Music Teacher Work Session

On February 13, 2017 Exploring the Arts held a Peer Work Session for music teachers in our Partner School Network. A diverse group of teachers gathered to discuss best practices in the music classroom. Here is the notes from that session...

Teaching Living Cultures Program of the Caribbean Cultural Center

Teaching Living Cultures Program of the Caribbean Cultural Center

Teaching Living Cultures (TLC) is a PreK-12 arts education program of the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute in Harlem that immerses students in the music, dance, theater, moving image, and the visual arts of the African Diaspora. Beyond providing high caliber arts-based educational programs that meet NY State Common Core Standards, TLC addresses the crisis of disengagement and exclusion amongst Black and Latino youth. 

NEA LEARNING & LEADERSHIP GRANTS FOR TEACHERS

NEA LEARNING & LEADERSHIP GRANTS FOR TEACHERS

The National Education Association Foundation's Learning & Leadership Grants support NEA members who are public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education for one of the following two purposes...