Starting Arts

Starting Arts

Starting Arts is a California-based nonprofit arts organization dedicated to promoting quality arts education in schools throughout the Bay Area. Starting Arts actively promotes the four arts disciplines of Dance, Theatre, Music and Visual Arts. It employs professional artists-in- residence to teach standards-based curricula which include not only art knowledge and appreciation, but emphasize performance and exhibition, as well.

EDUCATOR CONTACT INFO

ann@startingarts.com

http://www.startingarts.com/

  525 Parrott Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Santa Clara

408-492-9022

Virtual Before and After School Visual and Perform...

Program description

If your school is looking for ways to enrich your community’s day, but is limited in time available during school hours, a Before or After School Class/Club can offer your students creativity and community without adding to the busy distance learning schedule.

Booking / scheduling contact

Kelly Velasquez

   408-492-9022

 kelly@startingarts.com

Program detail
Artistic discipline: Dance, Multi-discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theatre, Visual Arts
Cultural Origin: European, Multicultural
Program type: Residency (including camps), School Program, Student Showcase Opportunities, Workshops & Classes
Population served: Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Subject: Fine Arts
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Any time during the school year.

Available times:

Before school classes run between 7am-8:30am, depending on school start time. After school classes start within 5 minutes of the end of school. Classes typically run in the 2:30pm-4:30pm time frame.

Location(s):

Virtual Visual and Performing Arts classes are available online via Zoom

Qualifications

Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Three letters of recommendation / references available: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

Educator Qualifications

Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Three letters of recommendation / references available: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Connects to State and/or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes