JamStart: Rise & Vibe
JamStart Rise & Vibe is an art in education program that provides students in grades K-5 with creative movement and improvisational dance activities to energize their school day and foster social-emotional learning (SEL).
This mission of JamStart: Rise & Vibe is to use dance as motivational tool to affirm positive thoughts and actions for students to demonstrate throughout the school day while enhancing the opportunity for academic success.
The objectives of JamStart are to:
Cultivate student artist relationships through SEL practices that create a safe learning environment.
Boost the morning morale of students through creative movement activities.
Empower students to achieve academic success through mindfulness exercises & improvisational movement games.
JamStart aims to achieve the following student artist outcomes:
Enhanced social interaction that demonstrates self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision making.
Enhanced energy, focus, determination, and readiness for the school day.
Enhanced awareness of potential academic achievement.