Events

Teaching Artist Master Class with Julia Guttierez-Rivera

Teaching Artist Master Class with Julia Guttierez-Rivera

This Artist-Focused Culture, Community, and the Classroom special workshop (June 22) prepares folk and traditional artists to bring their artforms into k-12 educational spaces. Artists will develop or refine artist statements and portraits that introduce audiences to...

Folk Arts in Education Showcase and Concert

Folk Arts in Education Showcase and Concert

Join us on Sunday April 28th for a concert of North Indian Classical Music and Ghanaian Drumming. Over the past year teaching artists Veena Chandra, Devesh Chandra, and Zorkie Nelson have worked collaboratively with the Schenectady School District to bring folk music...

Culture, Community and the Classroom: New Paltz

Culture, Community and the Classroom: New Paltz

The 2-day Culture, Community, and the Classroom workshop (August 19 & 20) will include 12 CTLE hours of learning with instructors. All educators are welcome to register until space is filled. Additionally, 8 educators will have the opportunity to host a...

40th New York State Folk Arts Roundtable

40th New York State Folk Arts Roundtable

New York Folklore provides an annual professional development meeting for community folk arts practitioners to share best practices for working within and in partnership with communities.  By invitation only, please contact New York Folklore if you are interested in...

Culture, Community and the Classroom Showcase: Binghamton

Culture, Community and the Classroom Showcase: Binghamton

The Culture, Community and the Classroom Showcase is a culminating event that provides opportunities to highlight the exciting programs that resulted from teacher/artist pairings in the k-12 classroom. Experience important local artforms and learn what happened when...

New York/New Jersey Folk Arts Roundtable

New York/New Jersey Folk Arts Roundtable

A professional development convening for individuals working within the arena of folk and traditional arts and culture in New York and New Jersey, supported in part by funds from the New York State Council on the Arts through the NYS Legislature, and the New Jersey...

Culture, Community and the Classroom: Binghamton

Culture, Community and the Classroom: Binghamton

Local Learning’s 6th annual New York Culture, Community, and the Classroom workshop explores culturally responsive, engaged learning through local traditional arts. It introduces concepts of cultural identity and opportunities to practice ethnographic research skills...

Culture Community and the Classroom: A Fieldtrip to Hudson

Culture Community and the Classroom: A Fieldtrip to Hudson

Occupational culture contributes to sense of place, history, and aesthetics. This 6-hour interactive, hands-on workshop offers educators of all grade levels an opportunity to visit and practice documentation of vital local occupations and to connect their experiences...