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On a yellow background, two figures have arms outstretched as if they were moving or dancing. It reads Washington State Teaching Artist Training Lab. Take your teaching to the next level. Professional development for teaching artists of all artistic disciplines.
Welcome to the online application for the TAT Lab Core Program!

The priority deadline for this year's cohort was Sept. 22. We are able to consider applications that come in after Sept. 22 if space is available in the cohort. 

TAT Lab Core Program participants join a statewide community of arts educators to explore learning plan design, frameworks, and new teaching methods in this 6-month program. TAT Lab is for people who work at the intersections of Arts x Youth x Education, focusing on community building, creative thinking, racial justice, and social emotional wellness for both students and educators. Find more info about TAT Lab here:

This professional development program for people who live or work in Washington State runs from December 2023 through June 2024. 

Curious about what this application entails? Find a PDF of the whole application on our website at under the "Application Process" tab. Click "Preview the application here!"

Please be aware: Survey Monkey may not save your progress on this application. 

Before beginning this application, we invite you to review the TAT Lab Calendar, Purpose Statement and Program Learning Goals. 

Calendar: "Click here for schedule details" button

Purpose Statement Link:

Learning Goals Link:

Priority application deadline is Friday, September 22, 2023. Applications received after this date will be reviewed if space is available in the cohort. 

If you have any questions as you complete this application, or if you would like to give your answers over the phone to a TAT Lab staff member, please email, or leave a voicemail at 206-441-2415. Thank you!