The Right Brain Initiative


With Right Brain, the Learning Never Stops, Not Even for Summer Vacation

August 15th, 2016 by Maya McFaddin View

Imagine this: it is June 21st, the first Tuesday of summer vacation, only the fifth Tuesday in the last nine months in which 30 eight-year-olds weren’t looking to you for direction for the next six hours, and suddenly your alarm sounds. You feel around for your phone, barely avoiding your half-full water glass and lightly petting […]

Teaching Artist Application Now Available

June 27th, 2016 by Sinéad Kimbrell View

The Right Brain Initiative and Young Audiences of Oregon & SW Washington have teamed up to provide one application process for artists who work with schools. The Intent to Apply Form is open until July 15, 2016. Application is open until July 31, 2016. Information sessions will be held in early July around the Portland metro area. […]

Register Now for the 2016 Imagine This! Symposium

April 13th, 2016 by Chloe Hight View

Hosted by the Portland Art Museum, our 2016 Imagine This! symposium is scheduled for Tuesday June 21st through Thursday June 23rd! The Right Brain Initiative invites educators, classroom teachers, arts teachers, principals, curriculum directors and teaching artists to participate in three days of active learning with local and national leaders in the arts. Through this year’s […]