Category Archives: Professional Development

Arts Integration at the Vero Beach Museum of Art ~ Shanti Sanchez

We have partnered with The Learning Alliance and The Vero Beach Museum many times. They have been and continue to be amazing partners in so many ways. Their staff, the events, the community… We can’t get enough and look forward … Continue reading

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What an incredible Fall for Story Tapestries!!!! – Written by Arianna Ross

What an incredible Fall for Story Tapestries!!!!  Over the last 4 months, we have completed 6 long term residencies and multiple family events in MD, DC and FL. All of the programs were supported by Story Tapestries artists, donors and … Continue reading

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Success – oh, what a feeling!

Recently we held a Professional Development Workshop at The Lab School of Washington. It was exciting, and at the same time daunting. Here was a group of 50+ teachers and artists who use inclusive arts integration every day. Would we have … Continue reading

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Seaton Elementary – Dancing with Books and Poetry

Hello! This spring, I had the awesome task of working with three brilliant educators at Seaton Elementary in Washington, DC as part of my work in StoryTapestries’ VSA programs. My three classrooms were vastly different ages and needs:  Pre-k students … Continue reading

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Beatboxing and Math in New Castle, Pennsylvania – by Max Bent

Thanks to Story Tapestries and the Hoyt Center for the Arts, I had the opportunity to spend over a week working with third and sixth graders in New Castle, Pennsylvania. Although I’ve done many arts integrated residencies prior, this one … Continue reading

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Professional Development through VSA – Kennedy Center – by Suzanne Richard

Arts integration in special education seems so fundamental to me that I welcomed the chance to present at a series of Professional Development programs on that very subject.  Thanks to a grant from VSA Arts, Arianna Ross and I, of … Continue reading

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