Making Learning Visible

A world of authentic art experiences.

The Arts Education Projects you see here reflect how the arts come to life through schools, artists, and community organizations. These projects support a variety of teaching and learning opportunities for preschool through high school students. Framed by the Core Arts Standards, the projects reach diverse students, encourage community partnerships, and nurture student development through creativity.
Idaho Theater for Youth

Idaho Shakespeare Festival brings professional theater productions to schools throughout Idaho.

Seven Devils New Play Foundry

Developing student playwrights at McCall Donnelly High School.

Theater Lab

Boise Contemporary Theater’s core education program helps youth collaborate to conceive, write and perform original plays.

The Powerful Art of Storytelling

Teaching the art of storytelling to speakers within the Refugee Speakers Bureau (RSB) and to “Third Culture Kids” at Centennial High School.

Salmon Arts Council

Expanding cultural and social awareness and fostering higher-order critical thinking skills through creativity, artistry, and responsive audience interaction.

SVMoA Educational Outreach

The Sun Valley Museum of Arts provides arts education services to students from 4th grade through high school.

Learning to Live by Our Family Mottos

A study of the colonization of the West through playwriting and boat building at Palouse Prairie Charter School in Moscow.

McCall Children’s Theater

Online auditions and rehearsals culminate in a 3-day video shoot of the musical Gretel.

Idaho Theater for Youth

Connecting with students through online (this year!) theatrical productions.

What’s Your Story?

Bringing the magic of storytelling to underserved students in Caldwell.

CSI Theater Camps

Theater camps for youth ages 6 – 16 in the Magic Valley.

Music Matters! Summer Academy

Bringing a rich array of musical and artistic offerings to the youth of Sandpoint.

Onsite and Outreach Theater Lab

Students conceive, write, produce and perform in their own original production at Boise Contemporary Theater.

Summer Stages

A three-week summer day camp providing students and their families with experience in all aspects of the performing arts.

The Billy Goats Gruff

Presenting John Davies’ opera to over 22,000 children from 70 elementary & middle schools in the Treasure Valley.

VOICES: Women in the Arts

Four music and theater programs in Canyon County celebrate women in the arts.

Idaho Theater for Youth and Shakespearience

Touring theater and education programs reaching 50,000 students throughout Idaho.

Ovations Performing Arts Outreach Program

Bringing professional dance, music, theater, and other performers to Pend Oreille schools.

Seven Devils Student Playwright Project

Seven Devils Playwrights Conference has partnered with McCall Donnelly High School since its inception in 2001 developing the work of over 80 students.

Treasure Valley Children’s Theater

Artist Educator, Cassie Angley, worked closely with students at Taft Elementary to initiate two Readers Theater Workshops for youth.

Salmon Arts Council

Missoula Children’s Theatre engaged students in a week long theatrical workshop commencing with a production of the students work.

WINDOWS Arts Education

WINDOWS programs seek to give students a better understanding of cultures through the arts.

Stages of Wonder

Company of Fool’s Teaching artists teach theatre to a total of 89 classes, working with over 1400 students in the Blaine County elementary schools.

Seven Devils Student Playwright Program

80 students from McCall Donnelly HS write original plays, receive feedback , begin rehearsal process, and then perform their works free to the public.

Idaho Shakespeare Festival

The Festival travels the state—into small towns, rural settings and remote locales—reaching roughly 50,000 students and teachers each year from February to May.

Boise Contemporary Theater Lab

BCT Theater Lab offers students workshops to not only appear in a play, but also to conceive, write, produce and perform in their own original productions.

BCT Theater Lab

The program consists of two components: after-school courses and in-school workshops creating new works of theater.

Art School

In 2018, 379 students from the rural districts of McCall, Donnelly, and New Meadows participated in the McCall Arts and Humanities Council’s Art School program. Fifth graders_

Idaho Theater for Youth & Shakespearience

Idaho Shakespeare Festival’s mission is to : produce great theater, entertain, and educate and to realize that mission, it provides professional theater, arts education, and outreach programs_

Arts on Tour

A cornerstone of the College of Southern Idaho’s mission statement is to provide cultural opportunities for the community. To that end, the Arts on Tour performing arts_

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