2018 Summer Creative Work Based Learning Program Schedule: Access Gallery and Easter Seals of Colorado will conduct an eight week creative careers focus Summer Program for youth between the ages of 15-21 years old. Students will meet Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 3:00pm Starting June 13th through August 4th. Interns will also work 1st and 3rd Fridays. Core themes students will explore include: self-advocacy, exposure to a wide range of creative career options, collaborative art making and general job skills development
Tuesdays: Project Creation and Development: Students will be studying art and social activism as well as presentation, resume/portfolio development and life readiness skills. Access Gallery will conduct the following curriculums: Socially Speaking/Giving Voice, A Study in Creative Careers and Resume and Portfolio Development. (Access Gallery)
Wednesdays: Out in the Community. Students will participate in various field trips and mentorship learning opportunities throughout the community. This day is designed to broaden students understanding of opportunities available to them, explore their interests and complement learning done in the classroom.
Thursdays: Work Creation: Students will be working on a variety of set projects that will culminate in a live show and performance at the Gallery. These will include: art-o-mat editions, items for our Access Gallery store, several corporate collaborative pieces of art and presentations for the event. (Access Gallery)
First and Third Friday Openings during the internship: Students will help greet guests and work the Friday openings. Theses dates include: June 15th, July 6th, July 20th and August 3rd.
Each Student will:
If you are interested in learning more about this program, email Cris at firstname.lastname@example.org.