ANNOUNCING A NEW SMFA PARTNERSHIP WITH ARCK
Greetings from the ARC!
A new semester is just around the corner...here are a few updates you'll want to know about:
SMFA students interested in arts-in-education have a chance to co-create art curricula with art teachers in Boston Public Schools and host exhibitions at SMFA featuring work created in the classroom. ARCK's mission is to provide Boston Public School students in K-12 with hands-on visual arts experiences, promoting equal access for all children and youth.
ARCK is seeking 3-9 SMFA students to intern from September to June in 3 different classes of mixed groups of 5th and 6th graders.
Project Site: Gardner Pilot Academy, 30 Athol Street, Allston, MA 02134
Internship: Fridays, 8:15-9:30 am
Internship dates: September 7, 2012 and continuing through the end of June 2013.
2012-2013 Project Theme: Our Community
- Learn and gain valuable teaching experience under experienced supervision
- Use and be trained on educational frameworks
- Gain experience integrating studio art with academics
- Experience the integration of art and culture in our public schools
For more information about ARCK's previous success story at Josiah Quincy Elementary School: