Claire Denny

Claire Denny

Claire Denny

Denny (MAIS ’21) is the Folk Arts Education Specialist at the Folk Arts- Cultural Treasures Charter School (FACTS) in Philadelphia, PA. She assists in sustaining and strengthening Folk Arts Education at FACTS through her collaboration with the school's administration, teachers, and students. Her primary responsibilities include coordinating folk arts residencies, training classroom teachers in folk arts education, playing a lead role in the implementation and continuous improvement of the Ritual Calendar Events, and grant writing. She thoroughly enjoys working with younger generations and using folk arts education as a tool to help students be proud of who they are.