As the essential link between City Schools and the arts and cultural community in Baltimore City, Arts Every Day provides consulting services to artists and organizations looking to:

Develop and expand relationships with City Schools staff, faculty and students
Develop and implement arts integrated curriculum
Develop and implement professional development for arts and/or non-arts faculty.

School Partnerships and Relationships

Relationship building with City Schools administrators and faculty can take a long time. Having been a key City Schools partner for ten years, Arts Every Day offers consulting services to serve as a coordinator with schools to supports your arts and cultural program. Based on the project, we can offer a selection or all of the following:*

  • Identify and introduce potential partners – individual schools, teachers or key administrative departments.
  • Recruit and set up appropriate relationships between the artist/organization and the identified City Schools partners.
  • Coordinate between City Schools partner(s) and the program.
  • Observe and evaluate in school programming based on artist/organization’s requests.
Curriculum Development and Professional Development

Arts Every Day has extensive experience with arts integration curriculum development and professional development for arts and non-arts faculty in arts education and arts integration. Based on your needs, we can offer a selection or all of the following:*

  • Develop arts integrated curriculum based on your art discipline.
  • Align curriculum with Maryland Career and College Readiness (Literacy, Math) and Maryland State Curriculum (Social Studies, Science)
  • standards.
  • Edit and revise existing lesson plans for teachers’ ease of use (formatting to language that is easy to implement in the classroom).
  • Edit Study Guide documents to address curriculum standards or developmental age.
  • Develop professional development curriculum based on your art discipline.
  • Support co-planning between teaching artist and teacher.
  • Observation or reflection of teaching artists or co-facilitations.
Workshops

We also offer the following workshops for teaching artists and/or organizational staff:

  • How to implement effective professional development experiences for educators
  • How to co-plan and co-facilitate with educators
  • How to be an effective facilitators and educators in the school day classroom

If you are interested in consulting services please contact Whitney Frazier, Schools & Partnership Manager at whitney @ artseveryday.org or (410) 685-1172.

*All interested parties receive a free 45-minute consult.