Arts and Cultural Heritage
ACHF Arts Access
25 students; 3 artists; 2,500-3,000 in community audience. Arts access serves as vital component to academic achievement and an effective education. Engages at-risk students exhibiting behavior or having living circumstances not best supported in traditional learning settings.Stories: Image narratives. Behavior: Consistent attendance; competition of assignment. Surveys: By students, pre-and post-project. Video/audio interview: Of students in the project setting. Data: 40-50 framed photographs; exhibition installation: catalog publication.
This project represents the Alternative Learning Center's first-ever arts program. Teen students in Rochester who are experiencing difficulties in attending and progressing through the academic and social requirements of a public school education are rarely afforded the opportunity to participate in structured, systematic, and intentional art education activities.
Other, local or private