REBIRTH: Arts Ed Training Series


Professional Development Training for Artist Educators & Community Facilitators. 

The REBIRTH Arts Ed training series is for emerging and established Artist Educators and Community Facilitators who are in a time of transition or re-birth in their lives and/or work. If you are seeking a revived sense of direction and purpose in your work in the Community Arts sector, this training series is for you. Ideal for artists and educators who believe in the power of personal and collective transformation by engaging with social justice, healing, and education through the arts. Created for those seeking deeper meaning and purpose in their work, and feel called to work with marginalized sections of society.

REBIRTH: Arts Ed Trainings

Awaken – Weekend Intensives

Purpose: To provide an immersive experience for grounding and unearthing one’s True Inner Purpose as an Artist Educator or Community Facilitator. The intensive is guided by the pedagogical framework of Purpose Driven Education and its core elements (1) Identity & Authenticity, (2) Social Justice & Equity, (3) Healing & Well-Being, (4) Creativity & The Arts. This all-day training will focus on digging deep to support participants’ journey of transformation, helping them to centre and align with their true calling in their life’s work.

  • 1 Day Intensive: May 26
  • 2 Day Intensive: August/Sept 2018 (exact date TBA)

Evolve – Evening Classes

Purpose: To provide direction and guidance in developing professional skills for creating and maintaining a successful practice as an Artist Educator and Community Arts Organizer. Each class will be dedicated to a different topic that is critical to creating and maintaining success in the sector.

  • Mastering Your Mission: May 15
  • Self-Care & Well-Being: May 22
  • Equity & Inclusion: July 17
  • Building for Impact: July 24

Emerge – Mastermind

Purpose: To provide an opportunity for focused and collaborative brainstorming, problem-solving, sharing of perspectives and ideas. Each participant is invited to come with a specific project idea or challenge in mind that is related to their professional practice. During the mastermind, each participant will be provided with help to figure out practical solutions, explore and expand their ideas in a collective and supportive environment

  • Upcoming Dates: TBA

info & registration for the upcoming trainings classes happening in JULY:

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Past Trainings:



York University Community Engagement Centre

Neighbourhood Arts Network

North York Arts