La Escuelita Bilingüe Seeks to Spread Culture

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

Criss Cross Mangosauce, the musical-storytelling duo of self-described “Latina moms,” usually works with children. But this year, founders Ana Lucia Divins and Irania Macias Patterson worked together with the educators at the preschool La Escuelita Bilingue to involve whole families. Throughout the school year, Criss Cross Mangosauce and the school worked with both the children …

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ASC Takes CMS 6th Graders To Discovery Place

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Education

Last year, as part of the 2011 Annual Fund Drive, ASC raised an additional $1 million to return arts, science, history and heritage offerings to students and teachers in Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS). In addition to teacher and administrator development and in-classroom experiences, this initiative has allowed students in grades 3, 5,  6, 7 and …

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Support CMS Teachers Through DonorsChoose

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

ASC believes education and participation in arts, science and history is vital to the development of our children and communities.  That is why ASC is partnering with DonorsChoose.org to support projects in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools with a $25,000 matching grant for arts, science and history projects posted by CMS teachers. DonorsChoose.org allows teachers from all around …

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