• Announcing an Exciting New Collaboration with American Express and Pharrell Williams

  • Young Audiences of Maryland’s Summer Arts and Learning Academy Fights ‘Summer Slide’

  • Make a Donation To Support Arts-in-Education!

Newsfeed August 15, 2018
YA Arts for Learning
Young Audiences Arts for Learning is thrilled to announce that it will serve as philanthropic beneficiary for The Yellow Ball , to be co-hosted by American Express and Pharrell Williams , which will be held September 10, 2018 , at The Brooklyn...
The Network
The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (CAL), Young Audiences Arts for Learning’s Cleveland, Ohio-based affiliate, is one of 79 non-profit organizations selected to host a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read program, an honor the...
The Network
While school is out for summer and students are having fun in the sun, but not engaging in educational activities, many run the risk of falling behind once they return to classrooms in the fall. On average, children lose approximately two months of...
The Network
YA-WNY’s YA Week celebrations were recognized by several prominent government officials and congressional stakeholders.
The Network
Young Audiences’ Southern California-based affiliate, Arts for Learning San Diego (A4LSD), celebrated YA Week with longstanding partner, Ocean Beach Elementary (OBE), at the school’s spring Carnival event.

YA Network - Departures

Please use the form below to let us know about colleagues who are no longer with your organization. To add a new colleague or upate title or contact information, visit www.ya.org/updates.

YA Network - Personnel Changes

Please use this form to let us know about any changes to your YA Affiliate staff, including the addition of new colleagues, or changes in title, contact info, or function. To notify us about a colleague who is no longer with your organization, please visit www.ya.org/departures. Thank you!

Atlanta-Based ArtsNow to Become New Affiliate of Young Audiences Arts for Learning

Young Audiences Arts for Learning is proud to announce the addition of its newest affiliate, Atlanta-based ArtsNow.

YA Leadership Forum

The Leadership Forum, a two-day meeting in New York City, for the Young Audiences Arts for Learning network board members and executive staff, focuses on strategies to maximize and strengthen the network. The Leadership Forum has focused on many critical topics, including curriculum integration, diversity, strategic planning, and strategies for addressing financial challenges.

Young Audiences Out-of-School Time Programming


YA Week

Young Audiences Arts for Learning Week (YA Week) is an annual advocacy and awareness initiative when the YA Network works collectively to shine a light on the importance of arts-in-education. 

National Arts-in-Education Conference

The National Arts-in-Education Conference brings together arts experts, teachers, artists and other arts organizations from around the country. Hosted by the national Young Audiences Arts for Learning organization (YA) and a YA affiliate, the conference’s theme is explored through keynote speeches, site visits, and a selection of hands on breakout sessions. One of the main highlights of the conference is the keynote speakers. YA has been thrilled to welcome these noted speakers in recent years: Alberto M.

YA Western NY Announces Full STEAM Ahead: Innovation In The Classroom And Community

Workshop presenter Joy Guarino, Associate Professor of Dance at Buffalo State College, presenting Building Community with a Kinesthetic Classroom at the 2014 Arts Abilities Conference Young Audiences in conjunction with Arts Partners for Learning will host the 8thAnnual Patricia Cotsen Arts Abilities Conference on October 29, 2015 at the Downtown Library in Buffalo, NY. The conference will bring together teachers, teaching artists, cultural specialists, arts and cultural education program providers, and many more who are innovating in their schools and in the community. Western New York’s