Literacy connections through the Arts

The CAPS program assists schools to reinforce literacy learning through the arts. Our teaching artists and presenting groups enjoy opportunities to engage students in developing poetry, writing personal stories and stories that explore social justice and consciousness in the world around them. We also offer experiences that encourage ease and confidence in public speaking. The … Continue reading Literacy connections through the Arts

A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words – CAPS Video Highlight

Fourth grade students at Sandy Ridge Visual & Performing Arts school participated in a 4-day photography and writing residency with CAPS artist Megan Oteri. Students learned digital photography basics and discussed the evolution of camera technology – past to present. Many students saw a Polaroid camera for the first time! Equipped with digital cameras, students … Continue reading A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words – CAPS Video Highlight