LeAp: Learning through an Expanded Arts Program
Welcome to LeAp
LeAp is a nonprofit organization committed to improving the quality of public education through a hands-on, arts-based approach to teaching the academic curriculum. LeAp empowers students to reach their full potential.
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Educators implement LeAp programs to bring the arts into their classrooms.
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Individual donors support LeAp's efforts to improve arts education.
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Talented teaching artists and staff contribute to LeAp's ongoing success.
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Volunteers help LeAp in the office and at performances and events.
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LeAp News & Events
- February 09, 2015
On February 4th and February 6th 2015, students in LeAp’s August Wilson program participated in a preliminary competition held at the T. Schreiber Studios in Midtown Manhattan. Ninety students presented monologues before a panel of...Read More »
- October 09, 2014
On October 16th, 2014, Learning through an Expanded Arts Program (LeAp) and Citi honored the young artists whose works are currently on display in LeAp’s 13th Annual Student Art Exhibition with certificates and a Milk & Cookies Opening...Read More »
LEAP’S NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM AT JHS 22X IS PART OF THE MAYOR’S NEW SONYC INITIATIVESeptember 04, 2014Read More »
Since 2005, LeAp’s award-winning afterschool program at JHS 22X has continued to be recognized for its excellence in providing services to middle school students through a hands-on, arts-based approach to teaching the academic...