Professional Development Institute

The Professional Development Institutes provide an opportunity for museum professionals to partner with instructors for English Language learners and professional developers from higher education organizations and community based organizations to share best practices for working with adult immigrant… Read More

About the CALTA21 Curriculum

To access the CALTA21 curriculum and its additional materials, email with your request. Please include your professional title and the name of the organization or institution with which you are affiliated.  In response, you will receive login… Read More


The CALTA21 evaluation plan expanded its scope over the course of the grant period.  An analysis of students’ test scores by Dr. Ian Beckford (Queensborough Community College), an analysis writing samples by Amy Chase Gulden of VTS and… Read More

Read the Replicator’s Manual

For those who are interested in starting a collaboration: CALTA21 Replicator’s Manual The content of this manual is the result of the research, observations, implementation, and evaluation of our model initiative, Cultures and Literacies Through Art for the… Read More