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Become a Certified Master Teaching Artist

A Master Teaching Artist is a special designation certified by Arts for Learning WNY to Teaching Artists across the region to recognize their dedication to continued education and expertise in both traditional educational principles and their art form.  Participants in the Master Teaching Artist Training program will complete at least  30 hours of specialized professional learning. 

  • Open to current teaching artists, practicing artists interested in teaching artistry, and arts educators

  • Up to 20 participants are accepted each year

  • Applicants from across WNY are welcome to apply

  • Check back this fall for application information for the 2023-2024 cohort! 

  • Connect with a cohort of like-minded individuals

  • Be poised for increased opportunities as a paid Teaching Artist

  • Practice new skills from local and national experts in the field 

  • Learn how to more successfully connect with youth and make an impact

  • All participants will receive a digital and printed workbook filled with additional tools and references and references provided by Arts for Learning and the expert workshop leaders

  • Certified Master Teaching Artists will be recognized in their bio with a unique icon

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