Delia Denson

Delia Denson

Communications Coordinator

Come Check Us Out at SXSWEdu!

Urban Arts Partnership will be out in full force at SXSWEdu! The SXSWedu® Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a diverse and energetic community of stakeholders from a variety of backgrounds in education. The four-day event affords registrants ...

Self Portraits and “I Am” Poems at PS306

Contributed by Jessica Kairé, Story Studio Teaching Artist At PS306, we recently celebrated the completion of our first Story Studio unit: the self portrait. Following an intricate creative process of artmaking, during which fifth-grade students experimented with watercolor techniques and explored ...

Student Engagement Leads to Teacher Transformation

Contributed by Jessica Maffia, Story Studio Teaching Artist For our second project of the school year, my 9th and 10th graders are working on identity collages. I drew each student's profile by tracing their shadow. We looked at master collage artists ...

Desert, Ocean, Wetland, Forest and Tundra!

Students in Ms.Rico’s 3rd grade science class at Elizabeth Learning Center created five shadow puppet videos as part of their unit on habitats. Students wrote stories with their teacher Ms.Rico, emphasizing important vocabulary and concepts around life cycles and adaptation. ...

The 4th Annual Teresa Hughes Independent Film Festival!

This fall, students of Teresa Hughes Elementary School in Los Angeles wrote, shot and edited five short films within just 10 weeks. Mr. Lopez’s 4th grade class created a short film adaptation of the short story, “My Diary from Here ...

High School for Health Careers Talent Show!

On Wednesday December 17th, Health Careers and Sciences High School hosted its second annual Talent Show, all students were invited to attend and participate. The talent show was organized by school day teacher Annabelle Gonzalez and Teaching Artist Frantz Jerome ...