Workshops

Engaging Virtual Learners as a Teaching Artist

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Hybrid options help keep the future accessible! Learn tips and tricks to be an engaging teaching artist on virtual platforms.

About this event:

-45 minute presentation followed by a 15 minute Q&A
-Tips for teaching artists of any artform for making the most of Zoom
-How to be effective and engaging on Zoom.

Who is this webinar for?

-Teaching artists who want to keep developing their virtual teaching techniques
-Teaching artists who are just getting started with their virtual techniques.

This webinar is offered through a partnership with Arts Access Wake and Durham Arts Inclusion Projects.

Access info: Closed captions provided; other accommodations by request. To request other accommodations please contact Megan Bostic megan@artsaccessinc.org or Max Pulley max@artsaccessinc.org

If you have any trouble registering through our webpage you can also go directly to the Eventbrite sign up page here!


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.