Teaching Artist Training Program

Designed and implemented a program through the Sam Houston State University's Department of Dance that trains upper-level college students to teach creative movement arts in local schools and integrate STEM curriculum into the classes. Designed curriculum and orchestrated the trainings and monitored student classes. Met with local community educators and leaders to identify organizations in need. Initiated and maintained relationships with community partners. 

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Ms. Reck and her students have dedicated their time and work to the development of physical skills and creativity in our young children, 89% of who are economically disadvantaged.
— Dr. Rosa Martinez, Principal of Gibbs Pre-K
I was very happy with the quality, patience, and professionalism of the instructors. As an alumni of the SHSU Theater Department, it pleases me greatly to see how much the department has grown and how well it is educating its students.
— John Barton, parent of 5 year old