The Teaching Artist Roster is a resource list of Oklahoma artists who have been vetted by the Oklahoma Arts Council and are available to schools and organizations for arts education and learning programs. Each artist accepted to the roster has demonstrated artistic and instructional abilities, and is familiar with curriculum and instructional strategies.
Select a Teaching Artist to learn more about them
KC Clifford & David Broyles
A natural born communicator, Clifford desires to share her love of the song with today's Oklahoma students in hopes to inspire the songwriters of tomorrow.
Marco Columbus is an inspiring writer who challenges residency participants to find the hero within.
Monty Harper is an award-winning, children's songwriter and recording artist. His work is characterized by a love for books, language and literacy; creating music that is designed to entertain inspire as educate young minds.
Gwendolyn Hooks is a published author with eleven books for children, both fiction and nonfiction.
Deborah J. Hunter
Through writing exercises and the creative process, participants working with Deborah will come to understand the difference between poetry and stream of consciousness writing.
Jeanetta Calhoun Mish
Mish has published book reviews and academic critical essays on poetry and has performed poetry readings and workshops for more than 20 years
Robinson's inspiring residencies nurture and encourage participants to contact and express their own creativity.
Carolyn D. Wall
A full-time freelance writer and lecturer on university campuses and in conference centers around the country, Wall conducts intense workshops in Fiction, Short Story and Feature Writing, Journaling, and Writing for Children.
Webb teaches respect for diversity by encouraging children, teens, and adults to go within and mine the rich resources of their personal history, dreams, and aspirations for the future
(Note: Teaching Roster artists are not employees of the Oklahoma Arts Council)