We had a wonderful first convening of the Studio to School learning community on August 18 – 19, 2014 at Salishan on the Oregon coast.

In addition to hearing from Nancy Golden, Chief Education Officer for the State of Oregon, and engaging with several artists during the convening, grantee project teams were guided by Kathleen McLean to put together creative presentations that captured what they hope to accomplish through their projects.

Aug 2014 S2S convening - Ginevra Ralph (Shedd)

Team members from The John G. Shedd Institute and Agnes Middle School work on their presentation.

This humorous trailer for the Studio to School Initiative was created by OCF program officer Jeff Geiger and shared during the convening as a presentation of what OCF hopes to accomplish through the Initiative: