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Any Given Child- Albuquerque. Reboot 2.0

Welcome message for 2021 from the Governing Board of Any Given Child Albuquerque and Mark Garcia, Executive Director for the Elevated Arts Schools with APS.

Posted December 9, 2021

Getting to Know Our Teaching Artists- Candice Neu

Candice Neu is a featured artist specializing in film, theatre and communications. Teaching videos were created to enhance learning for online instruction and student engagement.

Posted December 9, 2021

The Journey Began..... a Review of Any Given Child Albuquerque and Elevated Arts Schools

This journey began in 2016 and continues to grow and change. The vision and goals for the organization are presented.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Alvarado Elementary School

Alvarado staff and families are engaged in innovative teaching and learning and infusing the arts in all curricula areas.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Alamosa Elementary School

Alamosa Elementary has begun an exciting year and providing students with engaged learning and enhanced curricula.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Helen Cordero Primary School

Helen Cordero Primary School is excited about anther great year of teaching and learning. Many new opportunities await the students as teachers explore the infusion of new strategies into the classrooms.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Dolores Gonzales Elementary School

The arts are flourishing at Dolores Gonzales Elementary School! Students have many opportunities to participate in class presentations in poetry, song and dance.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Sombra Del Monte Elementary School

Sombra Del Monte has a new mascot, Rocky the Roadrunner and the children are excited to include him in their learning experiences, including those as an Elevated Arts School.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Lew Wallace Elementary School

Lew Wallace Elementary School is committed to building experiences that engage students and allow for a love of the arts as well as the resulting learning for children.

Posted December 9, 2021

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Van Buren Middle School

The Van Buren Falcons celebrate student success every day! They believe that community engagement and recognizing student effort will stimulate student success in school and life.

Posted December 9, 2021

Getting to Know Our Teaching Artists- Heather Yeo

Heather Yeo is a skilled teaching artist working with local children on writing and drama. She is the coordinator for Wrinkle Writing, a program affiliated with Children’s Choice here in Albuquerque. As with many of our teaching artists, Heather is a working artist who shares her interests and skills with students.

Posted February 13, 2020

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Alamosa Elementary School

Alamosa teachers, staff and community believes that the life skills and creative opportunities that result from additional arts education is beneficial to all students. They have worked to be intentional and thoughtful as they added new skills and activities to each day with students.

Posted February 13, 2020

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Lew Wallace Elementary School

Lew Wallace Elementary School extends its beliefs that classroom art strategies enrich the lives of their students by participating as an Elevated Arts School.

Posted February 13, 2020

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Montezuma Elementary School

Montezuma Elementary School is dedicated to engaging all students with innovative brain based strategies and a rigorous Common Core curriculum. This commitment to learning will embrace the infusion of arts strategies to enhance student learning in all classrooms.

Posted August 19, 2019

Showcasing the Elevated Arts Schools- Alvarado Elementary School

Alvarado Elementary School thought carefully about how the infusion of arts strategies would help their students make connections to themselves as learners with the school curriculum and community culture.

Posted August 19, 2019

Getting to Know Our Teaching Artists

Elizabeth Kunz- Arts Integration Specialist at Janet Kahn School of Integrated Arts Elizabeth currently works at JKSIA with teachers and students. Her areas of expertise include workshop development in digital arts, media and literacy.

Posted August 19, 2019

Teaching Artists Getting Ready to Join with Schools

Local teaching artists have applied to participate with the Elevated Arts Schools and other APS schools to share their expertise and knowledge.

Posted July 19, 2019

 Elevated Arts Schools Announced

The eight APS elementary schools will have more arts opportunities through a partnership with APS, the City of Albuquerque and 30 arts organizations

Posted May 8, 2019