We came, we saw, we created! After months and months of hard work by ArtsWork youth, COMPAS Teaching Artists and COMPAS’ Arts Innovation Director Betsy Mowry Voss, the Trout Brook Nature Sanctuary underpass mural is complete!Read More
Did you know that Minnesota students working with COMPAS Teaching Artists in creative writing residencies write more than 5,640 poems, short stories, and spoken word pieces each year? That's more than 15 pieces a day! Read more for a sneak peak of a poem that has been selected for the COMPAS Young Writers Anthology.Read More
In COMPAS’ Artful Aging™ programs Teaching Artists are used to sharing their art forms and teaching participants. It is not expected for the participants to teach the artists but that’s exactly what happened when folk musician Charlie Maguire spent a week with older adults at Avinity LEE Center up north in Hibbing.Read More
This week, Americans for the Arts is celebrating National Art Education Week by sharing stories of positive change that has happened #BecauseOfArtsEd.
Here are some first-hand stories from Minnesota telling us what was possible in their classrooms #BecauseOfArtsEd:Read More