2019 -2020 School Year
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Empathy Rocks in the U.S.A., a multi-lesson art program, explores issues like poverty and natural disasters to heighten children’s social responsibility and sensitivity to the world around them and each other. Topics include the children detained at the border, Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, migrant workers, homeless youth and the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. This grant is for third through fifth grade teachers in the 2019-2020 school year.