Workshops

Inclusive Teaching Practices

Join Teaching Artists Connect and Arts Access as we explore Inclusive Teaching Practices - orange, light green and black graphic with TAC logo and Arts Access logo.

Two Sessions on Zoom
Session 1: Thursday, October 28th, 4:00 – 6:30 PM EST
Session 2: Thursday, November 4th, 4:00 – 6:30 PM EST

Are you interested in working with students with disabilities? Sign up for Inclusive Teaching Practices!

This immersive and creative two-part workshop program supports teaching artists and educators of all disciplines as they learn best practices in planning and implementing strategies in inclusive and special education settings. 

Participants will also have an opportunity to design their own inclusive mini-lessons and receive feedback.

This series is supported by the Wake and Durham Arts Inclusion Projects and is FREE to NC teaching artists of all disciplines at all stages of their careers. Facilitated by Heather Bryce and Gowri Savoor of Teaching Artists Connect.

View the full flyer for Inclusive Teaching Artists Practices [PDF]


Accessibility Online [YouTube]

Making your online meetings and events accessible and inclusive for people who are blind or low vision. Arts Access brings you an 45-minute recorded webinar on the basics of making sure your online content (pre-recorded and live) is accessible and inclusive to people who are blind and low vision. Captions provided. Transcript linked in video description.
Watch “Accessibility Online” on YouTube!
Resources Mentioned in the Video [Google Doc] 

Accessibility Online [YouTube]

Making your online meetings and events accessible and inclusive for people who are D/deaf and Hard of Hearing. Not sure where to start with captioning? Finding an ASL Interpreter? We’ve got you covered! Arts Access brings you an 80-minute recorded webinar on the basics of making sure your online content (pre-recorded and live) is accessible and inclusive to people who are D/deaf and hard of hearing. ASL on screen. Captions provided. Transcript linked in video description.
Watch “Accessibility Online” on YouTube!
Resources Mentioned in the Video [Google Doc] 


Arts Access Workshops:

Contact info@artsaccessinc.org to bring one of these workshops to your organization! 

Accessibility 101 

This workshop enables cultural organizations to better include kids and adults with disabilities in their organization. This workshop is useful for administrators, board members, volunteers, ushers, docents, box office staff and additional front line staff at cultural arts organizations.

Accessibility 102 – Communication & Marketing

For those who have attended one of our previous workshops or for those who want to dive in deeper, we spend a full workshop session on accessible communication, outreach, and marketing in digital and print materials, covering topics like website accessibility tools, alt tags, image descriptions, captioning and more!

Planning for All Campers 

An interactive session on how to plan and market accessible programs and classes. Participants learn what to consider when planning inclusive programming, including facilities, program content, staffing, safety, messaging & marketing, application procedures, and gathering information on camper needs.

Inclusion in Arts Summer Camps 

Arts Access and Community Partnerships present this training on inclusion for arts summer camp staff. Training covers: What inclusion really is and why it’s important, strategies for positive behavior support, strategies to help children of all abilities be successful in your program, high incidence disabilities and common accommodations for support, and time to discuss challenges you have faced.

Teaching Artist Training

Training focuses on planning and implementing inclusive residencies and residencies specifically designed for students with disabilities.

 

Thanks to our Grantors!

   NC Arts Council Raleigh Arts United Arts Council