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Music Access at Easter Seals South Florida’s Ophelia W. Brown Lawson Center with Jennifer Puig The A4L Music Access Residency program, serving all Headstart classrooms at at Easter Seals South Florida locations is bringing new music tools and techniques to over 400 children ages 0-5, and up to 48 teachers. A4L Teaching Artist Jennifer Puig Read More

Meet Our 2017 Interns!

These 45 high school students are spending their summer making artwork, developing important workforce skills and becoming more active in their community. ArtWorks interns are hired to create and inspired to succeed. Finishing the second week of this summer’s ArtWorks program, they are already hard at work learning to network, write resumes, manage events, coordinating Read More

Immersion Blender

A4L Board Member Louise Potash on her visit to A4L’s After-School programs at Centro Mater sites ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]    I have spent the last few weeks observing different classes in Arts for Learning’s After-School program at three different sites, although each one was a Centro Mater site. According to the Centro Read More

Growing Up With the Arts

Art for Learning is the most comprehensive arts in education organization in South Florida, providing programs in all artistic disciplines, serving children of all ages and abilities – giving all kids the chance to create. Read More

Little by Little Through the Arts

By Louise Potash, A4L Board Member Mondays can sometimes be chaotic. After a couple of days off, it can feel like all of Monday is about setting the pace anew. I was mindful of the possibility of Monday messiness when I went to visit Arts for Learning’s After-school Program at Dr. Henry W. Mack West Read More