Artists and teachers who wish to join the roster to teach in Artist in School residencies should plan to attend the Teaching Artist Training Academy with keynote speaker and presenter, Alison Marshall, a Kennedy Scholar and dance educator. College credit is available. The training is Nov. 8-10 at the Kachemak Bay Campus.
Artist in Schools serves all local schools from Razdolna to Nanwalek, Anchor Point and Homer on a first-come, first-serve funds-available basis, with support from Alaska State Council on the Arts, Rasmuson Foundation, Kenai Peninsula School District, local Parent-Teacher Organizations, Alaska USA Federal Credit Union and Jazzline. For more information on the artist training or about how teachers, parents, funders or students can get involved in Artist in Schools, contact Asia Freeman at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 235-2662.