Since 1991

  • Raised more than $2,000,000 in grant awards from private, local, state, and national sources.

  • Implemented more than 2,000 workshops throughout the Northeast attended by 65,000 K-12 students, teachers, and families

  • Developed Design Connections Partnership Program for New Haven Public Schools grades 1-5 – each program is designed to reinforce grade-specific curriculum subject matter

  • Provided year-long, in-class programs for three major Connecticut cities – Hartford, New Haven, and Waterbury

  • Presented national professional development institutes for K-8 teachers in partnership with Yale University

  • Published New Haven's Cultural Landscape: its changing people and places, currently used in 75 New Haven fifth-grade classrooms

  • Developed Hartford Connection, a publication for CT middle school students and teachers that illustrates the history of Connecticut through the changes in its built environment

  • ARC leadership has become a thought-leader in all things related to Design Education and is sought after to participate on national and international boards, panels, and to present at multiple conferences