School Programs

Arts Commons has educational programming for teachers and students that explores learning through arts integration. As a leader in Calgary’s arts and culture community, Arts Commons provides programs taught by professional artists and arts educators, right here at the arts centre or at your school.

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Click below to learn about and register for our programs:

National Geographic Live
Introduce your students to these fascinating adventurers from the front line of discovery.

The ConocoPhillips Hub for Inspired Learning
An immersive program where kids interact with and learn directly from local actors, writers, musicians, and artists.
In partnership with Campus Calgary Open Minds

One Day Arts School
One Day Arts School is a field trip to Arts Commons for students.

Artist in Residence 
This program brings artists to schools with custom-designed projects in the visual and performing arts. Serving Calgary and greater Alberta.

Professional Development 
Professional Development for Teachers (Multi-Disciplinary)

Work with Education
We add artists for our roster on an ongoing basis.