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Job Description

Learn what it means to be an AFL teaching artist.

We believe in empowering education through the arts.

“Our task is to educate their (our students) whole being so they can face the future. We may not see the future, but they will and our job is to help them make something of it.”

-Sir Ken Robinson

Program Application

Program Application 2013 PDF – (If you have not developed a full 45 minute program already, please complete the first two sections of the application and indicate that you would like assistance creating the program outline in the third section.)

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Submissions to become a teaching artist with Arts for Learning are accepted on a rolling basis


We are a nonprofit organization that provides arts-integrated workshops, performances, and residencies to schools and community sites across the state of Indiana. We contract over 60 teaching artists, local and national, to provide thousands of arts programs each year. We bring together the creativity of artists and the education expertise of teachers to create an exciting learning atmosphere for kids.

We serve schools and community sites across the entire state of Indiana. This is a paid position. Pay is dependent on type of program and/or ensemble size. Average pay is $60 per 45 min program

For more information contact: Calle Tinkham – – (317)-925-4043 x113

Interested but not sure where to start? We can help you create a great program. All you need is your artistic expertise and a willingness to work with our team, and we can equip you with the teaching skills needed to work in any classroom or school.