Art Contest Co-Chairs Jill Redding, and Vanessa Pinedo will announce the winners of the first annual Art Contest! Afterward, we will take you through the SGUSD virtual Art Gallery featuring ALL of the Art Contest submissions.
Congratulations to everyone!
Celebrate the immense creativity of the San Gabriel Unified Students! Today's Open Mic segment will feature the following students (subject to change):
Linette Buenrostro, Coolidge Elementary
Sophie Lam, McKinley Elementary
Kylie Lam, McKinley Elementary
Celine Thiri, McKinley Elementary
Alani Medina Cervantes, Roosevelt Elementary
Felix Chen, Roosevelt Elementary
Jacob Lalin Lalin, Washington Elementary
Robin Yang, Wilson Elementary
Performance Stage - JMS Orchestra Collaboration with Alhambra
Mrs. Esther Minwary is well known as one of the best music teachers in the state of California. Today, during the Performance Stage segment we present the collaboration she has done between her students at Jefferson Middle School, and students at Alhambra Unified.
Performance Stage - LA Opera Collaboration
Students in our Art in Motion Class (Mx. Kat Ross, teacher) and Drama (Mr. JC Gafford, teacher) had the opportunity to collaborate with the LA Opera and produced this virtual recreation of the opera, The Edge of a Dream.
Special Webinar Series #3 - Why Study the Arts? A Conversation with Dr. Frank Heuser, and Evelyn Serrano
Dr. Frank Heuser is the head of the Music Education Department at UCLA. His vast history of research, and experience as an arts educator has made him one of the preeminent advisors, presenters, and consultants in the field of arts education.
Evelyn Serrano is an LA-based, Cuban experimental multimedia artist, educator and independent curator working at the intersection of creative placemaking, memory, community engagement, activism, and future thinking. She is a professor at California Insitute of the Arts, and is the Arts Integration Director at the Los Feliz Charter School of the Arts.
Together, we will discuss the myriad of benefits that come with studying the arts through the following topics:
"These are My People" - recent dissertations on participating in the arts.
Arts and Wellness
Components of Artistic Citizenship
We hope you can join us for this important conversation!