Melanie Rick

image001Melanie, a National Board Certified Teacher, certified Reading Specialist, and arts integration consultant, designs and leads workshops, in-depth courses, and summer institutes focused on arts integration and how to integrate visual art, poetry, and portraiture throughout the K-8 curriculum. She has worked in art museums, schools, and arts centers across the country, and frequently collaborates with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Melanie is a course leader and program consultant for the Kennedy Center’s Changing Education Through the Arts (CETA) program in Washington DC. As the CETA program consultant, she works with teaching artists to develop and evaluate workshops presented at the Kennedy Center.

Focus 5 Inc 2012