Teaching Artist

Submitted by noellecape on Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:17pm

POTENTIAL TEACHING ARTIST POSITIONS

Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education (CAPE) is currently interviewing artists for potential teaching positions in Chicago Public Schools for school year 2017-2018.

 

CAPE'S MISSION

CAPE advances the arts as a vital strategy for improving teaching and learning by increasing students’ capacity for academic success, critical thinking and creativity. CAPE supports authentic collaborations between teachers and teaching artists. Since 1993, CAPE has guided teachers and artists into deeper levels of arts integration that result in investigations of academic subjects, while at the same time creating exciting, innovative works of art.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

CAPE is looking for artists in all disciplines with:

• Experience in teaching in public schools.

• Experience in working in collaborations.

• Curiosity about how young people and teachers think.

• Interest in documenting and examining teaching practice.

• Interest in investigating the role of the arts in learning.

• Interest in participating in their own professional development.

 

APPLICATIONS

Please send cover letter, resume, and supporting documents (portfolio or website link) to:

Mark Diaz

Program Manager

Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education 228 S. Wabash Ave. Suite 500 Chicago, Il 60604

mark@capechicago.org

312.870.6142

312.870.6147 FAX

www.capechicago.org

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Fixed
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Monday, July 31, 2017
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Mark Diaz
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
312.870.6142
Contact Address: 
228 S. Wabash Ave.
Suite 500
Chicago  Illinois  60604
United States