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Kaya Chwals

Kaya Chwals

CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

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How to Talk So Kids Will Listen

Our most asked for professional development, by far, is How To Talk So Kids Will Listen (our CEO joked "can I get that workshop too?"). For both parents and teachers, communicating with students can feel like navigating a minefield - blindfolded. Why can it feel so hard to talk to kids so kids will listen…and listen so ... Continue reading ›

Armando Somoza

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Urban Arts celebrates an “Hour of Code” event at NYC Adobe Headquarters

Urban Arts is celebrating an “Hour of Code” by partnering with the NYC Adobe Headquarters for a career panel on December 11th.  The "Hour of Code" event is part of a national campaign for Computer Science Education Week designed to demystify computer science for educators and students.  As part of our Adobe Youth Voices program, our ... Continue reading ›

Delia Denson

Delia Denson

Communications Coordinator

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Montblanc Young Writers Program 2013

Monday, October 21st, marked the 4th annual Montblanc Young Writers Program- an event which gives 7 promising UAP playwriting alumni the opportunity to showcase their work and compete for a place as one of the 6 writers of The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway. Much like our annual 24 Hour Plays events, the 7 students are ... Continue reading ›

Kaya Chwals

Kaya Chwals

CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

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Urban Arts Professional Development Relaunch

Urban Arts Partnership is excited to present the relaunch of our Professional Development Department, a space for school communities to be inspired in their teaching and learning. With the Expanded Learning initiative and our new breadth in Story Studio, Fresh Prep, and iConnect, Urban Arts will be providing over 240 professional development and parent workshops in ... Continue reading ›