Students Creating, Learning, and Understanding Each Other

Yesterday, one of our students at Moffet School approached me in art class to ask how many more days of school are left until summer vacation. When I told her that when we get back from winter break there would be a little more than five months left of school, she pondered this for a…

Moffet Arab Arts Program: Behind The Scenes

At this December’s Holiday Concert at Moffett Elementary, the students in Al-Bustan’s Moffet Arab Arts Program showed off all their hard work from the Fall semester.

Drawing Trees and Drawing

Over the past few months, I’ve become enmeshed into the cohort of young artists in the Moffet Arab Arts Program. We begin every Wednesday with snacks and homework and the ideas in the kids’ heads are already apparent through the chaos of doodles and procrastinations from their assignments. Before this energy explodes we move downstairs…