Earlier this month I recorded an interview with Why Change—a podcast for the creative generation.It was really fun to talk with Creative Generation Creative Generation and Madeleine McGirk from ITAC Collaborative about art, life, teaching artistry, advocacy, and lanterns! Listen here: https://www.creative-generation.org/…/s3-ep15…Also available through Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Soundcloud.
In July 2023, teachers came together for Community Engagement Lab’s sixth Project Design Lab in Burlington, VT. Following the NETAC gathering, teacher teams designed projects around themes of belonging and sustainability. In a workshop encouraging participants to consider the meaning of belonging, we looked at animal, bird and insect communities, studied outsider and folk […]
The River was a collective community engagement artwork I designed to sit at the heart of the first NETAC (the New England Teaching Artist Collaborative) gathering in Burlington, VT, and hosted by Community Engagement Lab. Over two energizing days, artists, teaching artists, and administrators from across the New England states gathered to do some blue […]
In July 2022, teachers came together for Community Engagement Lab’s Project Design Lab in Burlington, VT to design projects that increase the creative well-being of themselves, their students, and their communities. Paper collage quilting squares told our stories of belonging, and we put them together to tell a new story of our community. In addition […]