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How much does it cost to be listed on this site?

It is a free service! All listings have to submit an application that will be reviewed by a dynamic vetting committee. This is a service provided to all San Francisco teaching artists and the public free of cost.

Do I have to be an Arts Providers Alliance of San Francisco (APASF) member to be on this website?

No, you do not have to be an APASF member to be listed on this site although it is encouraged. Please visit the Sign In link to begin the process of being listed on this site. 

How do I become a member of the Arts Providers Alliance of San Francisco (APASF)?

You can become a member of the APASF by visiting our Join Here section.

I want to become a teaching artist for the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD). How do I do that?

You can learn more about becoming a teaching artist with the SFUSD by visiting the VAPA Office's website.

How do I navigate the artist directory?

The artist directory showcases local teaching artists and art organizations that provide arts education services to San Francisco youth in grades pre-K-12. 

The 'filters' section will help futher refine your search. Please see descriptions of these search settings below:

Field Trip: A field trip takes place off school grounds and includes structures for student interaction and engagement.

Performance: A performance takes place at the school site, fits into a 45-60 minute time frame (the length of a typical assemby program and includes structures for student interaction and engement. 

WorkshopA workshop includes one to four instructional sessions working with the same group of students each session and may include performance or field trip opportunities. 

Residency: A residency includes five or more sequential instructional sessions working with the same group of students each session and may include performance or field trip opportunities.