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PROGRAM OFFERINGS

IN SCHOOL FULL RESIDENCIES

Our In School Residencies are a collaboration between DreamYard Teaching Artists and DOE teachers to integrate social justice arts education into the core curriculum. Using the arts as a dynamic tool to examine and facilitate curriculum, teachers, staff and students leverage imagination and critical thinking for individual and collective transformation.

IN SCHOOL RESIDENCIES INCLUDE:

  • 30 Sessions: 90 min. each session. Start in October through May
  • Weekly Partner Planning: TA + Teaching Partner meet to plan sessions
  • Welcome + Kick Off Day: Teaching Partners + Teaching Artists build
    community, collaborate, and develop a vision for a dynamic partnership
  • Materials Budget and Social Justice Curriculum
  • 2 Student Culminating Events
  • Participation in DreamFest: Eligible to participate in our Bronx-wide arts
    festival at Lehman College and Andrew Freedman Home

AFTER SCHOOL RESIDENCIES

In depth exploration of the art form through a social justice lens and a platform for students to build community, collaborate with a professional artist, and use their work to “talk back” to the world.

AFTER SCHOOL RESIDENCIES INCLUDE:

  • 60 Sessions: 90 min. each session
  • Materials Budget and Social Justice Curriculum
  • 2 Student Culminating Events
  • Participation in DreamFest: Eligible to participate in our Bronx-wide arts festi val at Lehman College and Andrew Freedman Home

IN SCHOOL HALF RESIDENCIES

Collaborate with a classroom teacher to integrate social justice arts education into the core curriculum. || Minimum commitment of two per partner ||

IN SCHOOL RESIDENCIES INCLUDE:

  • 30 Sessions: 45 min. each session. Start in October through May
  • Weekly Partner Planning: TA + Teaching Partner meet weekly to plan sessions
  • Welcome + Launch Day: Teaching Partners and Teaching Artists meet
    to build community, collaborate, and share their vision for a dynamic
    partnership
  • Materials Budget and Social Justice Curriculum
  • 2 Student Culminating Events
  • Participation in DreamFest: Eligible to participate in our Bronx-wide arts
    festival at Lehman College and Andrew Freedman Home

FAMILY WORKSHOPS

DreamYard Teaching Artists can facilitate a variety of cultural performances, activities, or experiences geared towards parents, students or staff members at partnering schools. Workshops are a great way for your wider school community to engage in art making through a social justice lens. The experience builds community as well as gives insight into how art is a tool for healing, activation, and liberation.

FAMILY WORKSHOPS INCLUDE:

  • 90 min session with the Teaching Artist(s)
  • Materials Budget
  • Social Justice Arts Curriculum
  • Up to 25 participants
  • Light refreshments

BECOME A SCHOOL PARTNER

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