Share Your Story

Members, educators, supporters and partners of the DC Collaborative are invited to share their story in arts and humanities education, to help us showcase the work we are collectively doing in the arts and humanities education field and the positive impact we are having on the education of the students in the public school system in the District of Columbia. 

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Please contribute by joining us as a guest blogger and submitting your own entry! All entries are subject to edits by the DC Collaborative team.
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Story Bank Blog Posts

Member Features

"Story Bank: Color’s Garden: An Adventure with the Elements of Art"November 21, 2017
"Divine Felines at the Freer|Sackler Galleries"November 15, 2017
"Member Feature: Hear Art | See Music at The Kreeger Museum"- June 27, 2017
"Member Feature: The National Geographic Society"- January 18, 2017
"Member Feature: The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting"- January 18, 2017
"Member Feature: Teatime at the Atlas Performing Arts Center"- October 26, 2016
"The Power of Investigative Storytelling Onscreen"- September 29, 2016
"The MusicianShip: Changing Lives with Music" August 17, 2016
"Making Students and Teachers Feel special at the American Art Museum." August 10, 2016
"A DC Collaboration and Some Amazing Young People Inspire Us" July 6, 2016
"Share a Book the Shaped You with the Library of Congress" June 30, 2016
"How the Young Playwrights' Theater Tackles Literacy" June 27, 2016
"Member Feature: Dancing Classrooms DC" April 29, 2016
"Center for Inspired Teaching: celebrating 20 years of building a better school experience for students with transformative teacher training"- March 22, 2016
"How the Civil War Changed Washington at the Anacostia Community Museum"- July 22, 2015 
"School Reactions frrom The Kreeger Museum and American Chamber Players Series"- June 22, 2015
"More Than 2,100 Students Go 'Bach to School' this Year"- June 11, 2015
"Wolf Trap's Early Childhood STEM Learning Through the Arts Works!"- May 22, 2015
"The Kreeger Museum Embarks on a New Program"- May 18, 2015
"Kennedy Center Offers Half-Price Tickets to the Duke Ellington School of the Arts Benefit Concert."- May 15, 2015
"Shout Mouse Press Meets the President"- May 15, 2015
"Kennedy Center and Split This Rock Co-Sponsoring Student Workshops and Performances"April 29, 2015
"Kennedy Center Partnership Schools Featured on Millenium Stage"April 28, 2015
"Updates from Avalon Theatre"- March 31, 2015
"Johnson Middle School Student On Stage at THEARC!"February 27, 2015
"Simon Elementary Visits the National Building Museum"- February 19, 2015

Arts and Humanities for Every Student Features

"Story Bank: Color’s Garden: An Adventure with the Elements of Art"November 21, 2017
"Divine Felines at the Freer|Sackler Galleries"November 15, 2017
"A Look-in on the DC Collaborative's 2017-2018 AHFES Orientation and Membership Fair"- August 18, 2018
"Hear Art | See Music at The Kreeger Museum"- June 27, 2017
"A Trip to Freer|Sackler for the 'Look and Discover Museum Tour' AHFES Program Feature: Freer|Sackler"- April 27, 2017
"Legends and Legacies: The Real George Washington"- January 9, 2017
"AHFES Feature: The Nutcracker" -December 15, 2016
"Where Words Once Were" -December 8, 2016
"A Look Inside Imagination Stage's 'Looking for Roberto Clemente'"- November 29, 2016
"The Abacus Project: A DRANREF Foundation Feature"November 4, 2016
"Repost: "Walk Like a Journalist" with 5th Graders from Washington Yu Ying PCS"- November 2, 2016
"I See The President!" - October 20, 2016
"Singing in German is Cool! AHFES Feature: The Washington Bach Consort"- October 6, 2016
"AHFES Orientation and Membership Fair"- August 31, 2016
"3,000 Students Go 19,000 ft Up Mt. Denali with the Environmental Film Festival"- March 3, 2016
"Watkins Elementary Students Share MLK's Dream."- January 29, 2016
"School Reactions frrom The Kreeger Museum and American Chamber Players Series"- June 22, 2015
"More Than 2,100 Students Go 'Bach to School' this Year"- June 11, 2015
"Plummer Elementary Attends the NSO Young People's Concerts"- May 5, 2015
"Aiton Elementary School Goes to Imagination Stage"- April 10, 2015
"Cleveland Elementary Visits the National Geographic Museum"- March 26, 2015
"Filmore Arts Center Students Attend Alvin Ailey"- February 5, 2015
"Seaton Elementary Explores Shapes and Colors at the Kreeger Museum"- January 20, 2015

DC Collaborative News

"National/Local Programming Series: More Than Cherry Blossoms"- October 31, 2017
"Early Childhood & Family Engagement Series"- October 24, 2017
"Ensuring the Arts for Any Given Child, DC"- September 29, 2017
"5% Day Community Giving Program: Thank you Volunteers and Whole Foods Market"- September 21, 2017
"Expanding National Arts in Education Week, Whole Foods Market to Donate 5 Percent of Wednesday’s DC Sales to Benefit Underserved Youth’s Arts and Humanities Education"- September 13, 2017
"Connecting to the Curriculum Series: AHFES Hours at the DC Collaborative office"- June 15, 2017
"Connecting to Curriculum Series: AHFES Hours at the National Museum of Women in the Arts"- June 12, 2017
"Our Spring Members Meeting: Gratitued in the Garden"- May 31, 2017
"My Spring Internship: Bryce Furhman"- May 15, 2017
"#ArtsAndHumanitiesForEveryStudent Important Dates To..."- April 10, 2017
"DC Collaborative Connecting to Curriculum Round-table Series: Everyday DC- A DCPS Arts Curriculum and Community Partnership"- March 31, 2017
"ArtsAction DC Advocacy Day 2017"- March 29. 2017
"Arts and Humanities for EVERY Student Blog Series: About the DC Collaborative"- March 24, 2017
"Arts and Humanities for EVERY Student Blog Series: Collective Impact"- March 17, 2017
"Arts and Humanities for EVERY Student Blog Series: Professional Development Institute for Educators"- March 10, 2017
"Arts and Humanities for EVERY Student Blog Series: Capital City Public Charter School Attends National Museum of Women in the Arts"- March 3, 2017
"NMAAHC: Intern Field Trip"- February 17, 2017
"Recap: Winter 2017 Members Meeting"- February 16, 2017
"Collaborative Effect in Action: Connecting to Curriculum Round-table Series"October 25, 2016
"Celebrating Arts in Education Week at the Annual Members Meeting"September 16, 2016
"Celebrating Where We Live: Spring 2016 Members Meeting Recap"- June 8 2016
"The NEA supports our Collective Impact Work"- May 26, 2016
"Meet the Music Education Specialist at DCPS"March 30, 2016
"National Arts in Education Week"- September 14, 2015
"Blog Featuring our Summer 2015 Interns"- August 7, 2015
"Meet the New Visual and Digital Arts Specialist at DCPS"July 31, 2015
"E-News: June 2015 Edition"June 30, 2015
"Art Buzz at Sunset Recap"June 4, 2015
"E-News: May 2015 Edition"- May 29, 2015
"The Re/Max Sky Blog: Join us for an Art Buzz on June 3rd."- May 26, 2015
"Running for Creative Kids Update: Race Day!"- May 21, 2015
"Spring Members Meeting Recap"May 14, 2015
"E-News: April 2015 Edition"-  April 30, 2015
"Running for Creative Kids Update- Half Marathon Four Weeks Away"April 20, 2015
"Running for Creative Kids Update"- March 30, 2015
"DCPS Corner: 'Intersections' Art Exhibition at the US Department of Education"March 4, 2015
"Black History Month Celebrations"- February 27, 2015
"Running for Creative Kids"- February 12, 2015

Topics

"Interview with Ayanna Hudson: Director of Arts Education at the National Endowment for the Arts" - January 23, 2017
"Creating Connections in a PreK-12th Grade Arts Program"- November 10, 2015
"Introducing District of Learning: Part 3 in our #MissionMetrics Series"August 5, 2015
"Five Things to Know About the Arts and Federal Education Reform"- July 29, 2015
"The Importance of Collective Impact"- July 16, 2015
"Telling Your Story— A Funders Perspective"- July 10, 2015
"ECAA and the Impact on Arts Education"- July 7, 2015
"Every Child Achieves Act: The Basics (part 1)"- July 6, 2015
"#MissionMetrics Round-table Recap"- July 1, 2015

Supporter Features

"Do More 24: Why do I Support the DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative? WIth Annelisa Crabtree"- June 6, 2017
"Do More 24: Why do I Support the DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative? WIth Anna Walker"- June 5, 2017
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Nik Apostolides"- September 3, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Linda Harper"- August 24, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Joy Ford Austin"- August 17, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Greg McGruder"- August 17, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Dorothy McSweeny"- August 10, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Dave Ferrero"- August 10, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Susana Florian"- August 3, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Sarah Durkee"- August 3, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Gail Murdock"- July 30, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Jeanette McCune"- July 27, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Chris Jennings"- July 27, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Jordan Monroe"July 20, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Susan Rosenbaum"July 20, 2015
"I Support the DC Collaborative, Board Member Feature: Jade Floyd" - July 13, 2015

 

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The DC Collaborative is a FY17 partner grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

The DC Collaborative is proud to receive a grant for its Collective Impact work supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.