ECT by the Numbers
In the past 12 months, ECT has facilitated arts integrated learning in 40 schools, working in 83 K-12 classrooms. We have worked directly with 300 teachers and support staff and 1,870 students. We have also collaborated on projects with 45 community partners.
This has been our busiest year yet! We are now deep in planning for FY13 which promises many new and exciting partnerships, collaborations, expansions, and creative solutions for engaging, enhancing, and inspiring learning. Stay tuned for more details!
This comprehensive, evidence-based program is designed to train teachers in the pedagogy of arts integration as a method for engaging students in meaningful and memorable learning! ECT's Arts Integration Institute is presented in association with the Collaborative for Educational Services and the Northampton, Springfield and Holyoke Public Schools.
ECT's original theatrical concert, SOJOURNER’S TRUTH: “I will shake every place I go to,” written by Priscilla Kane Hellweg and Rachel Kuhn is now available as book and audio CD set! This Special Edition set includes the full script of the production, including historical images and images from the production itself. The CD features the play in its entirety, including 12 historically significant songs.
Xeric Foundation awards $5,000 to Enchanted Circle Theater for Arts Integration and Family Engagement Initiative at Morgan Elementary School.
Valley Gives is a celebration of generosity for western Massachusetts. On 12.12.12 Pioneer Valley residents will join together for 24 hours in an online campaign focused on getting thousands of valley residents to make gifts to their favorite charities. We hope you'll choose Enchanted Circle.
Another MCC STARS grant was awarded to Peck Middle School for ECT's Page to Stage: Literacy through the Arts program in 3rd grade classrooms AND we were fully funded by The Beveridge Family Foundation to update our donor management system. We're on a roll!