Supporting Work at the Intersection of Arts, Education,
Healing and Social Justice

Resources

Get free tools and resources that you can use in the classroom

PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART

Lesson plans, object resources, and other materials for teaching the visual arts. Learn More 

ASSOCIATION FOR PUBLIC ART

Step outside of the classroom and explore Philadelphia’s public art with these lesson plans. Learn More

PHILADELPHIA YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS

Playwriting classroom resources and educator workshops. Learn More

ACES CONNECTION

Resources shared by people using trauma-informed/resilience-building practices. Learn More

ART21 EDUCATORS

As a year-long intensive experience, the Art21 Educators program encourages teachers to consider new ways contemporary art can support teaching and learning Learn More

GIVE INCLUSIVE TEACHING ARTISTRY

GIVE provides Free online resources created by Teaching Artists for Teaching Artists working in Integrated Co-Teaching (ICT) Classrooms in New York City and beyond. Learn More

INDIGENOUS PEOPLE’S DAY PHILLY

Indigenous People’s Day Philly cultivates an active Native American/Indigenous presence in the city of Philadelphia through cultural, educational and community-building initiatives that uplift our Native traditions, creative economies, and histories. Learn More

INSTITUTE FOR ANTI-RACIST ARTS EDUCATION

Customizable workshops for arts educators and arts administrators addressing topics around anti-racist arts education. Learn More

PHILLY CAM

PhillyCAM is a community media center committed to teaching, creating, and distributing locally-produced media content on cable television, FM radio, and online. Learn More

 

Apply for these grant opportunities to support your artistic practice.

LEEWAY FOUNDATION 

Supports women and trans artists and cultural producers for their ability to create social change through their artistic and cultural work. Learn More

PHILADELPHIA CULTURAL FUND

Grant awards for Philadelphia arts and culture organizations with public programs. Learn More 

PROJECT STREAM | GREATER PHILADELPHIA CULTURAL ALLIANCE

Competitive grants up to $2,500 to individual artists, non-profit organizations, and fiscally-sponsored organizations for innovative community arts projects. Learn More 

PICASSO PROJECT

Awards grants of up to $5,000 to schools annually to support projects in creative, performing and digital arts. Learn More

SCATTERGOOD FOUNDATION 

Funding organizations and projects which disrupt our current behavioral health space and create impact at the individual, organizational, and societal levels. Learn More 

CREATIVE CAPITAL AWARD

Supports artists with bold, challenging, and genre-stretching ideas. Up to $50,000 in direct funding and career development services valued at $50,000 per funded project. Learn More

 

Take the next step in your career.

GREATER PHILADELPHIA CULTURAL ALLIANCE JOB BANK Job opportunities in arts and culture in the Greater Philadelphia region. Learn More 

IDEALIST Jobs in nonprofit organizations. Learn More 

NATIONAL GUILD FOR COMMUNITY ARTS EDUCATION JOB BOARD Jobs in organizations with arts education programs. Learn More 

TEACHING ARTISTS GUILD Job opportunities for teaching artists. Learn More 

PHILANTHROPY NETWORK  Jobs in philanthropy in the Greater Philadelphia region. Learn More

 

Teaching artists are also a small business. Take charge of your career with these resources

TEACHING ARTIST GUILD PAY RATE CALCULATOR

Make sure you’re charging what you’re worth. The Teaching Artist Guild offers a free Pay Rate Calculator to help you negotiate a fair wage. Learn More

MANDATED REPORTER TRAINING | PENNSYLVANIA CHILD WELFARE RESOURCE CENTER

If you interact with young people in your work, you are legally required to report suspected child abuse. Access this online training and get your mandated reporter certification. Learn More

THE CORZO CENTER

Structured programming to connect your artistic talents with your business goals. Programs are free and open to the public. Learn More

CREATIVE CAPITAL

Supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel, gatherings, and career development services. Learn More

FRACTURED ATLAS INSURANCE

As a teaching artist, it’s important to think through the responsibilities and liabilities you take on when doing your work.

TRAUMA TRAINING | LAKESIDE GLOBAL INSTITUTE

Comprehensive training program for working with trauma-impacted populations in all professional disciplines (not just the arts). Learn More

BIPOC CREATIVES

This resource and database is for BIPOC creatives to not only share their professional info, it is also one step towards developing a powerful community. Learn More

CENTER FOR CREATIVE INNOVATION

Workshops, funding, research and resources for artists, culture bearers, and creative entrepreneurs Learn More

CULTURE HUSTLERS

Culture Hustlers is a grassroots educational movement of creators empowering each other through entrepreneurship.Learn More

VISION DRIVEN ARTISTS

VDA Workshops and resources are free and/or low-cost capacity-building workshops for self-producing artists/musicians, arts organization staff, and event curators in all disciplines. Learn More

 

Join the broader network of teaching artists and art educators.

NATIONAL GUILD FOR COMMUNITY ARTS EDUCATION

Membership association for organizations and individuals engaged in community arts education programs, offering resources, reports, webinars, and an annual conference. Learn More   

TEACHING ARTISTS GUILD

Committed to the professionalization and visibility of teaching artists through advocacy, online and in-person meetups, and a membership program, among more resources. Learn More   

PENNSYLVANIA ART EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

Actively supports and promotes visual art education through professional development, leadership, and service. Learn More  

INTERNATIONAL TEACHING ARTIST CONFERENCE

A biannual conference for teaching artists worldwide, aiming to provide a platform for sharing practice, learning, and research and generating new connections. Learn More

PHILADELPHIA HIGHER EDUCATION NETWORK FOR NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT (PHENND)

A consortium of over 30 colleges and universities in the Greater Philadelphia area, working to develop community-based partnerships. Learn More 

CREATIVE CAPITAL

Supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel, gatherings, and career development services. Learn More   

PENNSYLVANIA MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION

A statewide nonprofit organization of over 4,500 members, dedicated to promoting the musical development of all Pennsylvanians. Learn More

ARTS ACTION FUND PA

To enlist and mobilize one million citizen activists to advance the arts and arts education at the federal, state and local levels. Learn More

PA DANCE EDUCATORS ORGANIZATION

The Pennsylvania Dance Education Organization (PaDEO) is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to advancing and promoting high quality dance education across the state of Pennsylvania .Learn More

 

Give your morning commute a new purpose – keep up on the latest in the arts.

TEACHING ARTISTRY WITH COURTNEY J. BODDIE

Courtney J. Boddie, Host and Creator, chats with teaching artists and arts educators who are driving professional teaching artistry forward. Learn More

MOUTHFUL

A podcast produced by Philadelphia Young Playwrights that talks to teens about topics that matter to them, and asks the community to respond. Learn More   

HOW I BUILT THIS

Need a dose of entrepreneurial inspiration? This NPR-produced podcast dives into the stories behind some of the world’s best-known companies Learn More 

 

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ALL RESULTS

DANCE

LITERARY

MEDIA ARTS

MUSIC

THEATRE

VISUAL ARTS

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© 2022 Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation

1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

267-519-5310