We are a collective of program administrators, teaching artists, executive directors, district staff, and funders working to strengthen the arts education ecosystem through collaborative partnerships between local community arts organizations and Oakland Unified School District public schools.

Oakland Teachers Strike

Oakland Unified Arts Partners came together to share messages of solidarity and support with Oakland Teachers.

Learning Community

From leather dyeing to trauma-informed self care, we built creative teaching practice on March 9, 2019 at the Crucible.

Our Monthly Meetings

Oakland Unified Arts Partners meets monthly on the 4th Thursday of the month from 10:00AM - 11:30AM at the Junior Center of Art and Science. There's always music, snacks, and coffee. Past meetings have included teaching artists, program staff, funders, and District Visual and Performing Arts Office staff.