You can bet there are some big smiles hiding behind the masks—children at Virginia Beach’s Armed Services YMCA camp are the proud owners of some brand new picture books, thanks to a Women United book group who donated them to the United Way of South Hampton Roads (UWSHR). UWSHR is underwriting Arts for Learning’s residencies […]
Cindy Aitken has been with Young Audiences Arts for Learning Virginia since 2008. She began her time as an actress and teaching artist, receiving “Teaching Artist of the Year” in 2011. Cindy holds her Masters of Science in Education as well as her Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies. With more than 15 years of teaching experience, Cindy has found that students learn best through music, drama, and movement which was her inspiration behind copyrighting over 20 songs through the Library of Congress and creating over 10 plays for early education ages.