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2023 March News

2023 March News

Our first quarter news bulletin has information about our growing network. Read more at http://icont.ac/4PKrL Fittingly, this latest newsletter is reaching you as we kick off spring and the growing season. Local Learning has been growing, too, and we're excited to...

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See Local Learning at NAEA

See Local Learning at NAEA

The LL Board will be well represented at the National Art Education Association conference in San Antonio April 13-15. Board members Doug Blandy and Flavia Bastos, Lisa Rathje, and Paddy Bowman each have concurrent sessions. For an Artist Showcase that will be video...

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Hudson Field Trip 2023

Culture, Community, and the Classroom: Field Trip to Hudson   Saturday, April 29, 9am-3pm Hudson Area Library, Hudson, NY   Occupational culture contributes to sense of place, history, and aesthetics. This 6-hour interactive, hands-on workshop offers...

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Capital Region Primary Sources Workshop 2023

Capital Region Primary Sources Workshop 2023

Culture, Community, and the Classroom: Teaching with Primary Sources   Wednesday, April 19, 3:30-6:30pm Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls, NY In this workshop, middle- and high-school educators will learn how to teach using primary sources drawn from their...

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CCC Binghamton 2023

Culture, Community, and the Classroom Wednesday and Thursday, July 12-13, 8:30am-3pm BOCES Glenwood Rd. Campus, Binghamton NY   Local Learning’s 6th annual New York Culture, Community, and the Classroom workshop explores culturally responsive, engaged learning...

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CCC Albany 2023

Culture, Community, and the Classroom Monday and Tuesday, July 10-11, 9am-3pm Sand Creek Middle School, Albany, NY 12205 Local Learning’s 6th annual New York Culture, Community, and the Classroom workshop explores culturally responsive, engaged learning through local...

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2022 4th Quarter Updates

Thinking about 30 years of learning, building, and connecting I recently wrote on our Annual Appeal postcard, "In 2022 Local Learning matters more than ever." I  recognize that this is a bold statement as we enter the 30th year of Local Learning advocating for the...

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Corning-Elmira CCC Showcase 2022

Corning-Elmira Teacher and Artist Showcase November 19, 2022 | 10:00 am-12:00pm | FREE to attend The Rockwell Museum | 111 Cedar St. Corning, NY  Welcome to the CCC Showcase. Experience important local artforms and learn what happened when educators included guest...

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2022 AFS Report

As the national arts service organization for folk arts and education, we share to the field our activities to coincide with the American Folklore Society. Find our 2021 Annual Report available at:...

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Mid-Hudson CCC Showcase 2022

Mid-Hudson Teacher and Artist Showcase November 18, 2022 | 5:30 pm-7:30pm | FREE to attend Hudson River Maritime Museum | 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY  Experience important local artforms and learn what happened when educators included guest artists in their...

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Culture, Community, and the Classroom Showcases Announced

Culture, Community, and the Classroom Teacher and Artist Showcases  You are invited to two special events to experience important local artforms and to learn what happened when educators included guest artists in their classrooms this past fall. Find out what students...

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Conversations on Cultural Stewardship

Conversations on Cultural Stewardship

Join us for a series of conversations about how to identify, protect, and enhance our important traditions, ways of life, cherished places, and vital relationships to each other and the wider world. Culture creates and strengthens communities. Understanding the...

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