When faced with difficult times, we turn to art.
Artists for Social Change in Schools and Education Centers
Social and Emotional Learning • Critical Thinking • Cultural Awareness • Bonding
Through arts-based sessions, participants will join award-winning teaching artists as they unpack a specific social change issue, break down barriers, process collective experiences, and ultimately build agency to address these issues within our communities. Our team will collaborate with you to either adapt a sample program or create an entirely new one to fit your needs.
Sample Workshops & Series
Cultural Heritage Series
A series celebrating the cultural heritage months with interactive performances and workshops.
1x month (Sept-June)
Bundle Pricing Available
URadio with Denise Jones
A Youth Radio program centering stories that matter to students
In this STEAM program, participants will be guided in learning how to create stories for radio or podcast. Over the week, students will build skills in audio journalism, arts and media by telling a story with ambient sound, doing a vox pop interview, and creating a commentary piece with an infographic, while learning audio editing basics with Audacity.
Right to Earth with Nadïne Lafond
A multidisciplinary workshop thats examines human rights violations relating to the environment
Participants will engage in critical dialogue about our Earth by bringing the classroom outside into their own neighborhoods, visiting green spaces and researching these issues to create installations, conceptual works and found objects art that share their observations and vital message.
There are three ways educators and parents can engage with Artists for Social Change:
Single Workshops / Interactive Performances - A single session focusing on one social change topic and featuring one artistic act. Starting at $450 per 45-60 min session.
Workshop Series – Three or more sessions linked by a particular theme, artist, or medium. Sessions can take place over several months, but require working with the same group of individuals.
Starting at $380 per 45-60 min session.
Customizable Artist for Social Change Experiences – Build off of the existing programming featured above or provide a set of preferences. We will collaborate with our teaching artists to create a program that fits your needs. Pricing varies.
Bring Artists for Social Change to Your Community
Groups (including schools, homeschool pods, afterschool programs, and pre-professional organizations) are invited to submit a form outlining particular interests and programming requirements. Our team will do our best to craft a bespoke program that fits your needs.