The Arts Ed Collective identifies and shares effective tools and practices with the field-at-large. Check this page for the latest resources.

 

Healing Centered Practices Resources

Resources for Healing Centered Practices

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

As Arts and Culture continues learning from and engaging with the field around healing-centered practices, we will share resources on this page. If there are other resources that you have and would like to include, please fill out this form to let us know.

Centering Youth Voices in Mental Health

Centering Youth Voices in Mental Health

In spring 2022, the LA County Youth Commission approached the Arts Ed Collective with an interest in incorporating artwork produced by youth into the Helping Centering Youth Voices in Mental Health report to the Board of Supervisors, to make the report more accessible to youth and other members of the general public.

Introduction to the Creative Wellbeing Approach

Introduction to Creative Wellbeing Approach Resources

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Resources for "Introduction to the Creative Wellbeing Approach."

Healing Through the Arts Webinar

Webinar | Healing Through the Arts

Monday, May 2, 2022

A webinar exploring new strategies for teachers and students to express themselves through the arts. Presented by LA County Office of Education with teaching artists from the Arts for Healing and Justice Network.

Poetry: How to Use it for Social-Emotional Learning Webinar

Poetry: How to Use it for Social-Emotional Learning

Monday, May 2, 2022

Teaching Artist Eddie Ruiz demonstrates how you can use poetry for social-emotional learning in this guided practice. Part of the LA County Office of Education's All In: Safe and Welcoming Schools Webinar Series.

How To Write A Song To Tell Your Story

How To Write A Song To Tell Your Story

Monday, May 2, 2022

Laena Myers-Ionita and Jason Heath from Jail Guitar Doors walk you through a writing exercise showing you how to use your words and personal story to write a song. Part of the LA County Office of Education's All In: Safe and Welcoming Schools Webinar Series.

How To Take A Dance Break To Relieve Stress

Monday, May 2, 2022

An interactive video that demonstrates how to implement freestyle, hip hop, and the two steps dance moves in the classroom. Part of the LA County Office of Education's All In: Safe and Welcoming Schools Webinar Series.

Butterfly Wings and Scales by Swift Lee Office

Poetry Exercise: How To Write a Love Poem to Yourself

Monday, May 2, 2022

A a journey of self-discovery through poetry hosted by Director of Street Poets Inc. Matthew "Cuban" Hernandez. Part of the LA County Office of Education's All In: Safe and Welcoming Schools Webinar Series.

Promoting School-based Arts Education

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Want to help advocate for more arts education in your local schools?  Here are tips and resources for actions you can take to speak up for arts education.

COVID-19 Resources

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

As information about the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, the Arts Ed Collective is continuing to support LA County's arts education community in any way we can. Find a curated list of resources including arts education lesson plans, funding opportunities, and webinars below culled from a variety of sources and partners. 

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