ARTS IN EDUCATION: THE JOURNEY PROGRAM

ARTS IN EDUCATION: THE JOURNEY PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceIntegrates the arts into the school curriculum for the understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity. This is accomplished through annual teachers' workshops for professional development and in-service credit, indigenous artists' visits to the schools and the lending program of Discovery Chests containing dozens of cultural artifacts and objects for hands-on experiences within the classroom.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaHuntington, New York; Town of Huntington, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityAll school districts in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Peggy Low
Contact's Position Arts-in-Education Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 213 Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Huntington, NY 11743-6900
Mailing Address 1 213 Main Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Huntington, NY 11743-6900
Main Phone (631)271-8423, Extension 14
Fax (631)271-8428
Service Location Email artsined@huntingtonarts.org
Web Address www.huntingtonarts.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJan14
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HUNTINGTON ARTS COUNCIL, INC.
Affiliated Program: ARTS IN EDUCATION: THE JOURNEY PROGRAM
This Service: ARTS IN EDUCATION: THE JOURNEY PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Arts and Culture (TA)
Arts Appreciation (PL-7400.0700)
Arts/Humanities Councils (TD-1400.0400)
Education (H)
Educational Programs (HH)
Multicultural Education (HH-5500)
Professional Continuing Education (HH-0500.1600-650)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)