UpGrade Media Arts Schools Podcast
By UpGrade Media Arts Schools Podcast
UpGrade Media Arts Schools PodcastSep 03, 2021
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In this episode, meet the UpGrade Media Arts Schools' staff. Dr. Tequila Kurth is the founder and CEO of UpGrade Media Arts Schools. Chakeria Woods is the personalized instructional coach. She will be helping students with their personalized schedules and their college and career goals. Mwanje Thompson is the program lead. He will be teaching all of the media courses this year; and will be reaching out to potential community partners to enrich the learning experience. We can't wait to see you all on the first day of school.
Welcome to UpGrade Media Arts Schools
UpGrade Media Arts is a public school designed for students who are considering college or careers in the multimedia arts. We provide learning in a hybrid setting with a distinct focus in the areas of online film, online television, online radio, web podcasting, and the recording arts. Our students receive a curriculum that is personalized and developed based on their cultural experience, with an emphasis on equity and social justice. Our staff is licensed teachers, social justice practitioners, and media arts professionals practicing their craft in locations spanning across the United States. For more information, visit our website at www.upgradeschools.org