Community Partners

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido (The Center)

A Step Beyond resides at The Center and benefits from the beautiful rooms and office spaces.  Through this robust partnership, ASB students receive guest artist master classes, museum gallery tours and performance tickets.

California State University, San Marcos (CSUSM)

Our partnership with CSUSM brings college students into the classroom with ASB students.  Through a course on “Teaching Dance in the Community,” undergraduate dance students practice creating lesson plans and teaching dance classes at ASB.

The Expressive Arts Institute, San Diego (ExA)

Graduate students from ExA receive intern hours at ASB.  ExA students both participate and offer support with our family services team and in our dance program.

Arts for Learning San Diego

Our third year students participate in a series of World Dance Classes with instructors provided by Arts for Learning San Diego.

MOJALET Dance Collective

Mojalet Dance Collective is now providing our Fall Into Dance free dance week at schools instruction.  This year Faith Jensen-Ismay and her team of teaching artists provided dance instruction at six different schools for around 2,000 students.

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