Inspiring Excellence and Nurturing Potential
In addition to our creative programming, we also offer train the trainer workshops for programmers, artist-educators and seniors service providers.
CreativeAge Network believes that skilled and passionate instructors are the heart of impactful senior arts and creativity programs. Through our comprehensive training workshops, we equip instructors with the tools, knowledge, and techniques they need to create enriching and engaging arts experiences for senior participants, both in-person and online.
We offer online instruction and tutoring helping older adults get comfortable with digital technolgy of all kinds. From basics like “Using Your iPad” to more advanced topics like “Shooting Instructional Video With 2 Cameras” we help both beginners and intermediate learners make the most of technology.
CreativeAge Instructor Training
For instructors and educators, we offer 3-session bootcamps giving useful tools and training to take their courses, workshops or presentations to the next level.
Session 1 – Program Planning and Design Considerations: Working With Older Adults
Session 2 – Tools and Tips to Engage Mature Learners
Session 3 – Tools for Online Community-Building
- Understanding Senior Audiences: Learn about cognitive, emotional, and physical considerations when teaching arts to seniors, and explore effective engagement strategies.
- Adapting Curriculum: Discover how to modify arts curriculum to suit the abilities and interests of senior participants, ensuring a meaningful and enjoyable experience.
- Inclusive Teaching Techniques: Gain insights into creating an inclusive and supportive environment that encourages seniors of all skill levels to express themselves creatively.
- Building Connections: Explore methods for fostering connections and building a sense of community among senior participants through arts activities.
- Effective Communication: Learn to communicate and collaborate effectively with senior participants, addressing their unique needs and preferences.