NEWS AND FEATURES
Summer Arts Adventure Camp
Look at some of our highlights from our All the Arts Summer Arts Adventure Camp 2013!
“All the Arts for All the Kids” Artist
Text and Photos by Caitlin Orr
from the Fullerton
Observer (Mid March 2012 Observer)
Greg Adamson, an “All the Arts for All the Kids” artist/educator
for over ten years, was the only music teacher in Orange County to
receive the “Honor an Educator” award
from the College of Education at California State University, Fullerton
He has performed with an eclectic and impressive list of companies
and bands, from Hutchins Consort to the Riverside Philharmonic to Elton
John, Guns ‘n Roses, and Rod Stewart (and that’s only naming
Entering one of his “All the Arts” classrooms the students
eagerly greet him with an enthusiastic “BUONGIORNO!” – hands
to their lips and extending them out in a very Italian fashion.
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(Children Reaching Excellence in the Arts and Academics Through Engagement)
is a comprehensive arts education model that provides sequential, standards-based lessons in music, visual art, dance, theatre and digital filmmaking to second through sixth grade students in the Fullerton School District.
Serving at-risk students in Title 1 schools, Project CREATE! incorporates in-depth and ongoing professional development for classroom teachers, who learn to implement powerful integrated art lessons via strong collaboration with expert artist/educators and curriculum experts in mathematics and reading.
Based on the hypothesis that creative instruction in and through the arts leads to increased student engagement and academic achievement, Project CREATE! incorporates a rigorous evaluation plan that will track student progress in the arts, in mathematics and in reading, over a four-year period.
2011 All the Hearts for all the Kids
Thanks to David Barber, Editor of Fullerton
for the Capsule of Fun at the Pin Auction
to everyone who participated in our 2011 Heart Drawing! We raised over
$9000! That's 360 kids who will get art lessons for a whole year!
Congratulations to our
Heart Opportunity Drawing Winner Mary Basick!!
View PHOTOS taken
at the Pin Auction!
To see photos of our 2011 giant
hearts, click here.
Opportunity Winner's "FINALE" Heart
- SUE FERRANTE - ARTIST