AcA & Lafayette Parish School System, Partners in Arts Education. The arts can be a powerful teaching tool! The Arts in Education program provides tools for educators and arts experiences for students throughout the year. We present a broad range of quality arts events and workshops, all of which are designed as interdisciplinary learning adventures that connect real-life experience to academic instruction.
The Student Arts Expo is an annual event designed to increase public knowledge and appreciation of the arts by and for the youth of the community.
Professional Development Workshops demonstrate practical and proven techniques for teaching in the arts, teaching about the arts and teaching through the arts.
Primary Academic Creative Experiences (PACE) assists schools in establishing instruction that richly integrates the arts through the collaborative efforts of teaching artists, educators and the community.
Touring Arts offers students the opportunity to see professional local, national and international live performance in their schools and in local theaters.
The Teaching Artist Program provides the opportunity for your students to experience a broad range of art forms and innovative arts activities in your classroom and school!