About Public Programs

In addition to ACN, ArtCenter offers the following Public Programs:

ArtCenter for Teens

ArtCenter for Teens gives high school students (grades 9–12) an opportunity to explore their creativity, learn about art and design disciplines and career opportunities, and study with a faculty that introduces them to professional practices and standards.

ArtCenter for Kids

In ArtCenter for Kids, students in grades 4–8 spend Sunday afternoons engaged in art and design activities that develop creativity, innovation and visual literacy.

Summer Institute for Teachers

Led by experts in Design-Based Learning (DBL) education, Summer Institute for Teachers is a week-long workshop that teaches K–12 educators practical and effective design-based techniques and activities that they can use in their classrooms to improve student performance.