District Arts Coordinator Convening Series


The 2021-22 dates for the District Arts Coordinator Convening series are September 17; November 5; January 28; March 25 and May 20. Meetings are held from 2:00-4:00PM. If you have not yet registered for the series, you can do so here:

 

March 25 Resources and Opportunities from our Partners


 

Convening Agenda for March 25

Check out the summary agenda, which includes all resources shared during the meeting.

Resources:
Creative Career Pathways for Youth

Creative Career Pathways for Youth is an LA County initiative to develop, strengthen, and expand pathways that prepare young people ages 14-24 for careers in the arts and creative industries. Find more information on our Creative Career Pathways Page, or access Program Manager, Meia Johnson's full presentation.

Upcoming Events:
Creative Wellbeing Self- and Community-Care series
May 4,11,18, 25 and June 1 3:30-4:30PM

This self- and community- care series is dedicated to all of the adults (educators, teaching artists, parents/caregivers, social workers, mental health professionals, healthcare and youth development workers, advocates and activists, and so many others) who dedicate their time, hearts, and energy to support young people in Los Angeles County. This space is for you—to take a break, explore creativity, (let off steam!), connect to your joy and purpose, and to support your own healing and wellbeing. Register now.  

Healing Centered Engagement Foundations series
March 4, April 1, May 6, June 2, July 8

Explore the intersections of the arts and healing centered engagement through the Healing Centered Engagement Foundations series with the Flourish Agenda. Participants may attend single or multiple sessions. Find out more here: https://www.lacountyartsedcollective.org/initiatives/healing-centered-practices

LACOE Resource Folder for VAPA Coordinators

Find updates on school reopening, regional and statewide professional development opportunities, student programs and more in this resource folder compiled for LA County district arts coordinators. Bookmark the link and check back for new information.

Check out the resources here: https://bit.ly/LACOEartscoordinators.

Arts Ed Twitter Chat - #CaArtsEdChat

Join @PCrooks_VAPA, @VAPAJeannine, @aaronbryan, and other arts education leaders from across the state for the #CaArtsEdChat, a Twitter Chat held every Wednesday from 4:00PM to 4:30PM. Join discussions on topics such as: the newly adopted CA Arts Framework; integrating the arts and technology; arts and anti-racism; and more!

New to Twitter, want to learn more about the Twitter Chat or see the questions in advance? Visit https://bit.ly/CaArtsEdChat1.

 

January 28 Resources and Opportunities from our Partners


 

Convening Agenda for January 28

Check out the summary agenda, which includes all resources shared during the meeting.

Upcoming Event:
Healing Centered Engagement Foundations series
March 4, April 1, May 6, June 2, July 8

Explore the intersections of the arts and healing centered engagement through the Healing Centered Engagement Foundations series with the Flourish Agenda. Participants may attend single or multiple sessions. Find out more here: https://www.lacountyartsedcollective.org/initiatives/healing-centered-practices

 

November 5 Resources and Opportunities from our Partners


 

Convening Agenda for November 5

Check out the summary agenda, which includes all resources shared during the meeting.

DMH+UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence Learning Center

Explore the DMH + UCLA Wellbeing for LA Learning Center! Download resources, access self-guided courses, and watch videos that support your understanding of prevention and wellbeing: https://learn.wellbeing4la.org/

 

September 17 Resources and Opportunities from our Partners


 

CCSESA Rural Arts Network (CRAN) 2021-22

Through the Rural Communities: Ensuring Equity and Access to Arts Education series, rural leaders will share emerging and best practices to build momentum for arts education. Join colleagues from across the state to learn, share your voice and expand the field’s understanding of the specific strengths and challenges of rural areas as we offer equitable, accessible arts education for students in Grade Pre-K through 12.

For information and to register: https://ccsesaarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/CCSESA-Rural-Arts-Network-2021-22-Highlight-S1Flyer-3.pdf

 

Questions


If you have questions, contact the Arts Ed Collective, artsedcollective@arts.lacounty.gov.