Student Voices Campaign

Be an advocate for arts education in your school! Share your creativity and passion for the arts with your elected officials. Make a video that shows WHAT YOUR CREATIVITY LOOKS LIKE and upload it between March 1 - May 31, 2014. Read the About section for rules and details.

Written and animated by Mateo Demarigny, a student in the CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) High School Animation Program. The CalArts Community Arts Partnership, a program of California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), links the Institute and the diverse communities of Los Angeles County through free, after-school, school-based, and summer arts programs for youth.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014-2015, CAP is in partnership with 45 public high schools and community-based arts and youth organizations. CAP offers in-depth arts training programs to elementary, middle, and high school students in chamber music, jazz and world music, printmaking, photography, video, drawing, graphic design, dance, digital media, theater, puppetry, animation, and creative writing in 60 neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County.

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • June 6th, 2014

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Written and animated by Charity Brown, a student in the CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) High School Animation Program.  The CalArts Community Arts Partnership, a program of California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), links the Institute and the diverse communities of Los Angeles County through free, after-school, school-based, and summer arts programs for youth.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014-2015, CAP is in partnership with 45 public high schools and community-based arts and youth organizations. CAP offers in-depth arts training programs to elementary, middle, and high school students in chamber music, jazz and world music, printmaking, photography, video, drawing, graphic design, dance, digital media, theater, puppetry, animation, and creative writing in 60 neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County.

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  • June 5th, 2014

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Streetside Stories students Isabelle and Kaydence take viewers through a tour of their shared imagination. Through the power of storytelling, Streetside Stories cultivates young people’s voices to develop literacy and arts skills, fosters educational equity, values diversity, and builds community. Over the last 24 years, Streetside has helped more than 21,000 Bay Area students share their life stories, connect with the arts, and improve literacy skills. Streetside workshops help students draw inspiration from their own experiences through media, theater, visual and literary arts in schools and community-based settings.  

http://www.streetside.org/

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  • June 5th, 2014

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A documentary about five friends involved in the arts: a dancer, a musician, a singer, an actress, and a filmmaker. Not exactly as a career, but as a passion. Our talent.    

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • June 5th, 2014

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Why do the arts matter? This program will give a little insight to why! Enjoy

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  • June 5th, 2014

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Listen to what students are saying about the importance of having art and thoughts about Art in Action at their school!

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • June 2nd, 2014

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The La Jolla Playhouse Student Board is a teen-run theatre advocacy group that is rooted in the belief that arts education matters!

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  • June 2nd, 2014

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Good things can come to those who wait, as Alvin, a Streetside Stories student, knows. 

Through the power of storytelling, Streetside Stories cultivates young people’s voices to develop literacy and arts skills, fosters educational equity, values diversity, and builds community. Over the last 24 years, Streetside has helped more than 21,000 Bay Area students share their life stories, connect with the arts, and improve literacy skills. Streetside workshops help students draw inspiration from their own experiences through media, theater, visual and literary arts in schools and community-based settings.  

http://www.streetside.org/

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • May 31st, 2014

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Written and animated by Ezra Peterson-Behnen, Chloe Davidson, Mia Hernandez, Juan Macias, and Jonathan Rosalia, students in the CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) High School Animation Program.  The CalArts Community Arts Partnership, a program of California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), links the Institute and the diverse communities of Los Angeles County through free, after-school, school-based, and summer arts programs for youth.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014-2015, CAP is in partnership with 45 public high schools and community-based arts and youth organizations. CAP offers in-depth arts training programs to elementary, middle, and high school students in chamber music, jazz and world music, printmaking, photography, video, drawing, graphic design, dance, digital media, theater, puppetry, animation, and creative writing in 60 neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County.

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • May 31st, 2014

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Written and animated by Ezra Peterson-Behnen, a student in the CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) High School Animation Program.

The CalArts Community Arts Partnership, a program of California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), links the Institute and the diverse communities of Los Angeles County through free, after-school, school-based, and summer arts programs for youth.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014-2015, CAP is in partnership with 45 public high schools and community-based arts and youth organizations. CAP offers in-depth arts training programs to elementary, middle, and high school students in chamber music, jazz and world music, printmaking, photography, video, drawing, graphic design, dance, digital media, theater, puppetry, animation, and creative writing in 60 neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County.

  • Posted 2 months ago
  • May 31st, 2014

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