HTY Professional Development workshops in action
Arts Education Workshops and Classes
HTY Drama Education staff offers professional development workshops for teachers and in-service education students, as well as training new drama education specialists. We offer workshops integrating classroom content with drama, music, dance, visual art and literature.
Call Tamara Smith at 839-9885 x 704 for more information.
Professional Development Partners-in-Education
Honolulu Theatre for Youth, Voyager Public Charter School and the Hanahau`oli PDC are members of the Partners in Education program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Selected because of their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of education in and through the arts, the partnership team participates in collaborative efforts to provide professional development opportunities in the arts for educators.
Funding for Professional Development: Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts through appropriations from the Legislature of the State of Hawai‘i, and by the National Endowment for the Arts
Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts identified arts education as one of its five priorities in its 2013 Strategic Plan:
“Strengthen arts education pre-K through 12 and plan for lifelong learning.”
The HSFCA holds as a core value support for the appreciation and practice of the arts by people throughout their lives.