HYBRID COURSES FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS, EDUCATORS AND CAREER MOVERS

Resilience for Creative Learning

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Goodbye classrooms,
Hello creative learning
Custom-tailored academic courses powered by effective EdTech tools, practices and frameworks with a focus on Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Creativity and Communication
"You find a teacher who is knowledgeable about the subject matter in ways that are current, fresh, and relevant to students."
Tomás Galguera
Assistant Dean,
Teachers for Tomorrow's Schools
School of Education, Mills College
"I came to California six months ago to graduate from high school and apply for college. Daria helped me find a college, and write my statement for college application. In the end, I not only got admitted to my dream college, but gained multiple grants."
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K12 student, California
"I designed my portfolio and website easily.Then I got a scholarship from Pixar after showing them my portfolio! I love R4C Education's meaningful and tangible content coupled with collaborative frameworks."
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College student, California

Cultivating Belonging and Creative Resilience
High sense of belonging makes us resilient by cultivating the belief that we have enough resources to overcome difficulties. To develop a sense of belonging in the community of learners, we need to empower others with resources and opportunities.
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online courses for Middle school students, educators, career movers
I Write My Statement: Creative Writing for Professional Portfolio
Online Course for Graduates and Career Movers
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Design Me: Interdisciplinary Classes For English Learners
Drop in design -thinking course for English learners. Use tech tools to explore academics, solve problems, and create original useful solutions.

Middle School Students
Age: 10-14 yrs (K5-K8)
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Every Saturday
Duration: 1 session
Group of 3-5
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Think Try Create: Ancient History with Animation and NFT
Online Course for Middle School Students: This class is designed for those who are ready to tell their meaningful stories through animation. A fun and accessible class about finding inspiration from the world around you, and translating that inspiration into your own artistic point of view and telling your story in animation.
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World History Through Art and Design: Ancient Times
Online Course For Middle School Students: Use your creativity and gadgets to design a history book based on visual research. Expand a creative skill-set, find your community, and boost your grades.
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ELA, Graphic Novels and Design Thinking
Explore world literature in graphic novels, draw characters and design Mind Maps with new friends. Take the best from masters and make it look authentic.
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Cultivating Belonging And Resilience In My Classroom

Online Course for Educators: We will practice visual thinking to effectively communicate with each other, learn to express our authenticity through technology, and build empathetic relationships online.
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World History Through Art and Design: Ancient Times
A rigorous, innovative curriculum for 10-14 year old students designed to prepare them to become motivated learners, improve their academics, and social emotional skills. The cornerstone of becoming a creative learner at any age comes down to the four C's: critical thinking, collaboration, creativity and communication. In conjunction with such a strong social emotional skill like resilience, the 4 C's form flexible learning experience, train self-confidence, and improve academic performance

Creativity. We use visual thinking to explore World History and foster independence when working on interdisciplinary projects, doing research, or creating art.

Communication. We work on interdisciplinary projects with students around the world to build international connections and egnite meaningful interactions.


Critical Thinking. We practice design-thinking tools to explore academics, solve problems, and create your authentic solutions.

Collaboration. We meet in small groups of 5 twice a week to experiment with edTech tools and professional design frameworks.


3 online sessions, 2 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee $448
Design Me Challenges

Drop in design -thinking course for English learners. Use tech tools to explore academics, solve problems, and create original useful solutions.


A rigorous, innovative curriculum for 10-14 year old students designed to prepare them to become motivated learners, improve their academics, and social emotional skills. The cornerstone of becoming a creative learner at any age comes down to the four C's: critical thinking, collaboration, creativity and communication. In conjunction with such a strong social emotional skill like resilience, the 4 C's form flexible learning experience, train self-confidence, and improve academic performance



Creativity. We use visual thinking to foster independence when working on interdisciplinary projects, doing research, or creating art.

Communication. We work on interdisciplinary projects with students around the world to build international connections and engine meaningful interactions.


Critical Thinking. We practice design-thinking tools to explore academics, learn about empathy, solve problems, and create authentic solutions.

Collaboration. We meet in small groups of 5 twice a week to experiment with edTech tools and professional design frameworks.


1 Drop in Session, 2 weeks of access to learning materials
$85. Apply to get scholarships!
ELA and E-Zine DesignProject: Graphic Novels and Design Thinking
A rigorous, innovative curriculum for 12-16 year old students designed to prepare them to become motivated learners, improve their academics, and social emotional skills. The cornerstone of becoming a creative learner at any age comes down to the four C's: critical thinking, collaboration, creativity and communication. In conjunction with such a strong social emotional skill like resilience, the 4 C's form flexible learning experience, train self-confidence, and improve academic performance

Creativity. We use visual thinking to explore Graphic Novels, English Literature and foster independence when working on interdisciplinary projects, develop bilingual writing/reading skills, and expressive artistic techniques.

Communication. We work on interdisciplinary projects with students around the world to build international connections and egnite meaningful interactions.

Critical Thinking. We practice design-thinking tools to explore academics, solve problems, and create your authentic solutions. Our curricula is aligned to academic standards.

Collaboration. We meet in small groups of 5 twice a week to experiment with edTech tools and professional design frameworks.

Proposed Graphic Novels: Hamilton, Frankenstein

5 online sessions, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee $448

I Write My Statement: Creative Writing for Professional Portfolio
With professional tools like mind mapping, visual research and wealth of personal experience developing a writing composition, you'll come out of the class with a fresh sense of confidence and a stronger understanding of who you are as an individual/artist/ professional.

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Creativity. Infuse your artistic statement/ personal statement/ intend essay with a personal point of view


Communication. Organize your ideas with a design thinking tools

Critical Thinking. Explore intent area, understand standardized requirements, and collect references by conducting a visual research

Collaboration. Design the basic structures of a personal statements with visual thinking tools and get feedback from creative community

5 online sessions, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee $330

Graduates and Career Movers
Age: 17+
Application Deadline: June 10
Kick off date: June, 15
Duration: 4 sessions (1 hour), two-weeks
Group of 3-7
Language prof. :Intermediate, Advanced

4 online sessions/ 2 weeks, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee
$248
Think Try Create: Ancient History with Animation and NFT
This class is designed for those who are ready to tell their meaningful stories through animation. A fun and accessible class about finding inspiration from the world around you, and translating that inspiration into your own artistic point of view and telling your story in animation. You'll learn Tech tools and design -thinking mediums that will save you a ton of time and make your digital art pieces feel original, organized, and custom. After you finish, you'll not only have a fun NFT looking animation piece, but a range of tools and tips to continue developing your style and stay inspired!

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Creativity. Draw professional turnaround models and storyboards

Communication. Create Pixel Art and Basic Digital Animation

Critical Thinking. Explore the art market and collect references by conducting visual research.

Collaboration.
Use collective data to explore history and art.

Middle School Students
Age: 10-14 yrs (K5-K8)
Application deadline: June 10
Kick off date: June, 15
Duration: 3 sessions/ 1 week
Group of 5
Language prof.: Intermediate, Advanced

3 online sessions, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee
$248
Cultivating Belonging And Resilience In My Classroom
High sense of belonging makes us resilient by cultivating the belief that we have enough resources to overcome difficulties. To develop a sense of belonging in the community of learners, we need to empower others with resources and opportunities. My students grow resilient when they have access to networking, agency to share their discoveries, and tools that amplify their voices.

In this one hour session, I will share effective Edtech tools, visual-thinking frameworks, and culturally responsive practices to boost students' self-confidence, support their academic performance, and build a creative learning community where everyone feels belong.

We will practice visual thinking to effectively communicate with each other, learn to express our authenticity through technology, and build empathetic relationships online.

Educators/Teaching Artists
Apply by June 12
Kick off: June 18
Duration: 1 session / 2 hours
Group of 3-5
Language prof. : Any


1 online sessions/ 2 hours, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee
$149
Let's talk: Culturally-Responsive Practices and Dialogic Learning
Explore teaching tools and methods that help to improve student engagement in the learning process.



Educators/ Teaching Artists
Kick off: August 15
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Duration:3 sessions, 3 weeks
Cohort of 5
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Stay On Your Magic: Personalized Academic And Emotional Support Sessions
We are here to support our students in any challenge! We provide one-on- one classes where we talk on your goals, needs, and expectations.


Middle school students
1 hour
personal Class
Free Application: Ongoing

Work In Progress: Feedback Community Sessions
Put together applications for your post-graduate programs, get feedback from the team, and meet academic standards.



Graduates / Career Movers
Age: 17+
Starting Dates: Every Saturday
Duration:1 session/ 2 hours
Group of 3 or personal sessions
Language prof.: Intermediate, Advanced
Free Application: Ongoing
Stay On Your Magic: Personalized Academic And Emotional Support Sessions
We are here to support our students in any challenge! We provide one-on- one diagnostic classes where we talk on your goals, needs, and expectations.

Middle school students
1 hour
personal Class
Free Application
$110 (hour session)
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Work In Progress: Feedback Community Sessions
Put together applications for your post-graduate programs, get feedback from the team, and meet academic standards.
Graduates / Career Movers
Age: 17+
Starting Dates: Every Saturday
Duration:1 session
Group of 3 or personal sessions
Language prof.: Intermediate, Advanced
$127
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Let's talk: Culturally-Responsive Practices and Dialogic Learning
Explore teaching tools and methods that help to improve student engagement in the learning process.

Educators/ Teaching Artists
Kick off: August 15
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Duration:3 sessions, 3 weeks
Cohort of 5
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4 online sessions/ 2 weeks, 3 weeks of access to learning materials, 30-days money back guarantee
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1347
digital artworks created by students during the first semester
450
students signed up for
the Digital Arts program in 2020
67%
of students in study
groups are multilingual
"People who master resilience achieve good educational outcomes despite adversity. They are better equipped to learn from failure and adapt to changes. All they need are effective tools to navigate through life-long learning experience, improve academics, and feel confident about their performance."

Daria Sur
M.Ed, Humanity Teacher,
Founder of R4C

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All classes, activities and assessments are aligned with the California Common Core State Standards
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Students use EdTech and expressive techniques to create their personal portfolio and resume
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Students gain self-confidence through use of technology and work on individual and group assignments
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