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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