Asian Art Museum

200 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 581-3697

Organization Type

Museum

Category

Field Trip, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, TK, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

The Asian Art Museum's free school programs bring art and history to life and provide practical strategies to help your students look at and talk about art. At the museum students engage with art and stories from across Asia, discover how works of art can tell us about people of different times and places, and make connection between art and their daily lives. Workshops for educators offer presentations from scholars and curators, interactive gallery experiences, and curriculum resources.

Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center

934 Brannan Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 829-9467

Organization Type

Cultural/Community Center

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

APICC's mission is to support and produce multi-disciplinary art reflective of the unique experiences of Asian Pacific Islanders living in the United States.

AXIS Dance Company

1428 Alice Street, Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 625-0110

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

AXIS Dance Company is one of the world’s most acclaimed and innovative ensembles of performers with and without disabilities. Founded in 1987, AXIS has become a jewel of contemporary dance and disability culture. Through its model education programs Dance Access and its youth component Dance Access/KIDS! AXIS offers classes and workshops for adults and youth of all abilities, school assemblies, presentations, lecture demonstrations, and residencies.

BAYCAT

2415 3rd St
Suite 230
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 701-8228

Organization Type

Arts Advocacy Organization
Arts Education Organization

Category

Field Trip, Workshop, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Media, Music, Storytelling, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

BAYCAT educates, empowers, and employs low income youth, young people of color, and young women, from historically underserved communities in the Bay Area, in digital media arts. BAYCAT helps passionate storytellers develop the hands-on skills and experience needed to compete for jobs in a booming tech & media industry. Students learn to use cutting-edge technology to gain skills in filmmaking, music production, graphic design, and animation; while learning essential job readiness skills.

Bayview Opera House

4705 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 824-0386

Organization Type

Cultural/Community Center

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Literary Arts, Media, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theater
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

The Bayview Opera House currently provides arts education and cultural enrichment to San Franciscans on a low- or no-cost basis. Recent offerings include adult classes in drama, dance, and yoga, DARE TO DREAM ARTS after-school classes, toddler and parent/toddler classes, and an 8-week-long summer arts camp. The Opera House also hosts a large variety of cultural events, community gatherings, and seasonal celebrations.

Berkeley Rep School of Theatre

2071 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-2972

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Theater
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

Mirroring the mission of the Tony Award-winning Berkeley Repertory Theatre, the School of Theatre strives to foster students' creative potential, stretch their imagination, and encourage them as artists. Reaching some 24,000 people in the Bay Area each year, the School of Theatre offers eclectic, year-round programming for all ages, including theatre training, K-12 arts education workshops, educator resources, professional development, and platforms for arts advocacy.

Bu Falle

1101 San Anselmo Avenue, Apartment 205
Millbrae, CA 94030
(650) 278-1471

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling
Subject: 
History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

“Bu Falle” unites performers from various musical backgrounds to share our culture with the community. Our artists are natives from the countries of Senegal, Mali, and Guinea, located in the Western region of Africa. Our musicians offer community performances, workshops, and in-school residencies. We recommend our quality performances and classes not only for your entertainment, but also for the extensive cultural and educational benefit that we offer to people of all ages and ethnicities.

Build San Francisco

901 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(413) 393-1492

Information

Grade Level: 
High School
Discipline: 
Multi-Discipline
Subject: 
Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

At the Build San Francisco Institute, students join instructors in a real architecture studio to work on real projects centered in a major San Francisco construction project. High school juniors and seniors earn credit in two classes: Environmental Science and Architecture and Design. Two afternoons each week, students meet with professionals on a one-to-one basis to discuss their projects. Classes are held in the Build San Francisco studio located at 901 Mission Street.

California Poets in the Schools

1333 Balboa Street #3
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-4201

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Literary Arts
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Spanish

Program Description

Since 1964, California Poets in the Schools (CPITS) has become one of the largest writers-in-the-schools programs in the nation. We serve students K-12 in over 31 California counties, stretching from Humboldt and Siskiyou to Inyo, Mono, and San Diego, in districts both urban and rural. Each year, CPITS reaches thousands of classrooms, teaching in public and private schools, juvenile halls, after-school programs, hospitals, and other community settings.

Catherine John

775 45th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 515-8274

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Music
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

I have ten years' experience initiating and coordinating youth music projects and musical-cultural exchange worldwide. I specialize in classical music, El Sistema music education, and the traditional musics of Ireland and Mexico. I am interested in both teaching music and languages, and in organizing/coordinating music projects in communities. I hope to be able to use my extensive international network to arrange cultural musical exchanges between foreign and Bay Area music groups.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125