2008 Programs

  • A Day in the Life

    A Day in the Life

    Each 4th grade student learned how to use a digital camera, manipulate images on a…

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  • ALICE: Ancestor Project

    ALICE: Ancestor Project

    OFFTA funded artist residencies through ALICE (Arts and Literacy in Children’s Education) that provided a…

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  • World Beats: Art for the People

    World Beats: Art for the People

    Mural Painting & World Beats (Ethnic Dance and Drum) This program consisted of two components:…

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  • Artist of the Week

    Artist of the Week

    OFFTA provided funds to cover art supplies costs for the program, “Artist of the Week…

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  • ArtPlace Prescott

    ArtPlace Prescott

    ArtPLACE is an integrated, basic arts education program for K-5 students at PLACE @Prescott Elementary…

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  • Instrumental Music Program

    Instrumental Music Program

    This program gave students a chance for individual instruction with local professionals outside of their…

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  • MOCHA: Artist at Emerson

    MOCHA: Artist at Emerson

    This program provided 16 weekly visits from a MOCHA (Museum of Children’s Art) Teaching Artist…

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  • MOCHA: Artist-in-Schools

    MOCHA: Artist-in-Schools

    MOCHA’s Artist-in-Schools program is a 16-week after-school program at Jefferson Elementary (2001), Urban Promise Academy…

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  • Performance Lab

    Performance Lab

    OFFTA funds granted to the Performance Lab helped towards providing three semester-long residencies at Skyline…

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  • Power of Words: Literary Project

    Power of Words: Literary Project

    This literary magazine written and illustrated by 7th graders was a collection of student answers…

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  • VALA: Telling Stories

    VALA: Telling Stories

    This VALA (Visual Arts/Language Arts) program focused on combining creative writing with visual and performing…

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  • Youth Fellows: AAU

    Youth Fellows: AAU

    Ten Oakland students who want to continue their art training after graduation may not always…

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