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June 28, 2023 Guild News

Recap: Chicago Community Space

On June 1, we gathered with Chicago area community arts educators at The Chicago High School for the Arts (ChiArts) to hear their perspectives on the present and future of community arts education, and what kinds of support they need. 

June 28, 2023 Guild News

Message from Quanice: June 2023

I often reflect on how the transformative power of love manifests in community arts education. Love unites and liberates us, infusing our work with purpose and meaning.

May 24, 2023 Guild News

Message from Quanice: May 2023

As the Guild’s programming makes its much-anticipated return this fall, our collective efforts to embrace liberation align seamlessly with the mission and the future work of the National Guild.

April 26, 2023 Guild News

Message from Quanice: April 2023

I am excited to share with you some of the progress that the National Guild for Community Arts Education has made during our Portal. The Portal has been aimed at reimagining and reinvigorating our organization's purpose and direction for the future.

March 16, 2023 Guild News

Staff Post: Data Considerations

by Claire, our Member Services and Data Systems Manager In the Portal of Transformation, part of my work has been helping to drill deeper into why the Guild uses data: how we collect it respectfully, how we analyze it, and how we use it to inform our work.

February 28, 2023 Guild News

Recap: Memphis Community Space

On February 8th, we gathered at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, TN for a Community Space with local community arts educators. This was the fourth in our ongoing series of Community Space gatherings across the country.

February 28, 2023 Member News

Organizational Retreat in Memphis

In early February, Guild staff and board members traveled from around the country to Memphis for a five-day organizational retreat, including board meetings, a full-day session with our strategic planning consultants, team building, and staff planning sessions.

February 02, 2023 Guild News

Recent National Tragedies and the Community Space in Memphis Next Week

Following the police murder of Tyre Nichols in Memphis, TN earlier this month, the Guild is mindful of our responsibility to enter communities with consciousness and intention. We will be traveling to Memphis next week for an organizational retreat and an in-person Community Space gathering.