Category Archives: By Emily Morrison (Artistic Learning Programs Manager)

>Big Ideas Fest Blog #1: Video Inspiration

>This week, Cal Shakes’ Artistic Learning Programs and Outreach Manager Emily Morrison attended Big Ideas Fest 2010 in Half Moon Bay. Big Ideas is a three-day-long conference that aims to immerse educators in collaboration and design with the focus on … Continue reading

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>Conservatory Teachers: Silver and Gold

>The classic Girl Scout song proclaims, “Make new friends, but keep the old. One is silver and the other gold”. This applies to our Summer Shakespeare Conservatory family as well, and not just the kids—teachers, too! There are our golden … Continue reading

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>This Week in Artistic Learning

>It’s been another very busy week for Cal Shakes’ educational programs, which bring arts education to a variety of school communities all year long. · We held programs in seven schools (three which were underserved) and one library · We … Continue reading

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>Heaven in Oakland—a Halfway Point

>”In talking about the house on the Battle Farm, and how the townspeople in the Pastures of Heaven view it, I asked kids if they knew of places like this in their own lives. One student said there were ghost … Continue reading

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