Students Enjoy Enrichment Program

July 23, 2014 | Family Resource Navigator

VIA students are exploring sensory rich activities in a new enrichment program at the James C. Hormel School. Nicole Root from Explorations Play Studio brings her Playtrays to VIA to let students experiment with enticing, open-ended materials. “It was fascinating to see which materials lured in what children, and how long it captivated them,” said…

Tags: Community, enrichment, Explorations Play Studio, Hilary Nagel, Nicole Root, partnership, sensory, students

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VIA Students Enjoy Art Enrichment Course

April 30, 2014 | Family Resource Navigator

VIA students are getting in touch with their inner Picasso this week! Charlottesville Therapeutic Recreation is partnering with VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle, which promotes arts experiences for people with disabilities, to provide art courses for VIA students. This six week pilot program pairs local artists with students at schools across the city, including the Virginia Institute of…

Tags: art, Charlottesville, Community, enrichment, Hilary Nagel, VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle

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