Resource Directory

Teaching Artists of the Mid-Atlantic

Please submit resources useful for the TAMA community: Share best practices, plans, strategies, instructions, blueprints/templates – the tools that will support and empower Teaching Artists in their work as professionals and advocates for the field. 

Are you an institution or organization who recognizes the importance and value of teaching artists and works with them to ensure they remain contributors to the vibrancy of our region? Please join TAMA and list your organization in our partner and stakeholder directory.  

Advocacy
  • All
  • Advocacy

TAMA Logo

Use TAMA's logo on your website to show your participation in TAMA's values and advocacy efforts.

My Dearest Arts Organization YOUTUBE

This letter came out of comments collected from The Teaching Artists Guild and Teaching Artists for the Mid Atlantic Listening …

My Dearest Arts Organization, Are You Listening?

The National Guild for Community Arts Education published "My Dearest Arts Organization, Are You Listening?" (GuildNotes, Issue 1, 2021), a …

COVID-19 Letter to Officials

Developed in March 2020, this template was used by TAs across the nation to let elected officials know that we …

Arts Advocate Checklist

The MD Citizens for the Arts' Nicholas Cohen put together this monthly checklist to support TAs in their advocacy across …

Business of Teaching Artistry
  • All
  • Business of Teaching Artistry

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (located in New York) is not associated with any of the organizations listed here and …

Copyright Basics

Thanks to Barbara Berschler & MD Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts with creating this tool to help TAs protect their …

Tools & Best Practices

It seems we can't find what you're looking for.

Partner & Stakeholder Directory
  • All
  • Partner and Stakeholder Directory

Maryland Out of School Time (MOST) Network

The MOST Network believes that all children should have the same opportunities to live a healthy and productive life. Our …

National Summer Learning Association

The National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) is a national, non-profit organization whose mission is to convince, connect, and equip program …

Young Audiences of Maryland

Transforms the lives and education of our youth through the arts by connecting educators, professional artists, and communities.

Nat. Inst. Out of School Time

A leader in defining, shaping, and promoting out-of-school time (OST) as a distinct professional field with evidence-based quality standards

Afterschool Alliance

The Afterschool Alliance is working to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs.

"TAMA is a wonderful collection of creative artists who share the same passion of working with communities to enrich, encourage and enjoy the Arts in our culture."

Teaching Artists of the Mid-Atlantic (TAMA) is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the charitable purposes of TAMA must be made payable to “Fractured Atlas” only and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Know of an event we should include?

Thanks for completing your profile!

One of the challenges of our profession is that there is very little data about who we are, what we do and where we are working. Without a documentable presence, it’s difficult to advocate for funding and policies that benefit our work. Your profile will both help promote your work individually and it will help us aggregate data for our region. As you fill in the blanks below, you will have a choice as to who is allowed to see some of the information. Please note that the “Just Me” option does allow TAMA administration to see what you’ve entered. For example, when you enter your phone number, you can prevent that from appearing in your profile if you like, but TAMA administration can see it.