Providing arts training and resources for classroom teachers, school administrators, teaching artists and parents/guardians.
In the Professional Development Institute, educators and administrators, particularly those in high-poverty schools, learn how to build bridges between the arts and academic subjects. Program participants learn how to engage students in their own learning, enhancing each student's ability to achieve academic and personal success.
Important Dates for Professional Development
Click here to view our Fall 2021 workshops.
Creativity In The Classroom returns Spring 2022. Sign Up for updates on program info and registration.
For more information about the Inner-City Arts Professional Development Institute, including registration information and other opportunities, please contact the department by email:
Associate Director of Professional Development
213.627.9621 x 112
“I had let time restrictions and mandates close my thinking. I now feel much stronger about the need for the arts. I can see new connections between subjects. I’m getting more of a sense of hope.”
– Laura D., 2nd grade teacher, Professional Development participant