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, author of Tiny Stitches-The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas and 19 other books for young readers is excited to share her creative writing skills so others can experience the thrill and eloquence of the written word.
From literature and composition to creativity and critical thinking, ShaunPerkins’ talent at bringing the written word to her students has helped her to connect with diverse student populations and has earned her acclaim as an educator.
Participants enjoy experiencing and creating all forms of writing. Robinson’s creative writing classes go far beyond a typical English class.
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)