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How and Why the Arts are Critical to Student Achievement

This publication of the Arts Education Partnership describes the benefits of arts education based on new research published by the Arts Education Partnership. It can be used for many advocacy purposes. (2006 - brochure) Making a Case for the Arts...more

advocacy   education   Apr 28, 2010 • Views:20654 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

The Butcher's Knife to Music Ed in Detroit

 From NewMusicBox.org comes a piece by George Shirely that will just break your heart.   This shocking document reveals clearly the disaster that awaits Detroit's school population come next fall when these layoffs and "r...more

education   artists   advocacy   Jun 9, 2010 • Views:10992 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

Fusing Arts, Culture and Social Change

National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy releases A Philanthropy at Its Best® Report Fusing Arts, Culture and Social Change: High Impact Strategies for Philanthropy by Holly Sidford "Funding Ar...more

diversity   artists   education   advocacy   Oct 23, 2011 • Views:18344 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

Hispanic Theaters at a Crossroads

Hispanic theaters are at a crossroads in Washington By David Montgomery The Washington Post January 6, 2012 "The context for Latino theater has changed since the 1970s, and the theaters are struggling to adjust to new economic and demo...more

diversity   artists   education   Jan 30, 2012 • Views:5976 • Comments: 0


 

Arts Programs = Better Test Scores in Chicago

The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers at Loyola University's Center for Urban Research and Learning tracked test scores at threedifferent Chicago schools over three years and found that fourth graders who started in a dedicated arts program in...more

education   Mar 2, 2012 • Views:2503 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

OWN Introduces Hidden Communities & Discusses Topical Confli

"OWN - The Oprah Winfrey Network - is more than a television network, it's a network of people just like YOU." And, by "YOU", she means everyone, including segments of populations that seem hidden, mysterious and unknown....more

diversity   education   artists   Mar 9, 2012 • Views:5893 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

New Diversity Goals for Arts and Culture Seeking Public Fun

 "Portland Introduces New Diversity Goals for Local Arts and Culture Groups Seeking Public Funds" By D.K. Row The Oregonian Saturday, February 25, 2012 "Portland Mayor Sam Adams and city Commissioner Amanda Fritz recently...more

diversity   advocacy   education   artists   Apr 1, 2012 • Views:9086 • Comments: 0


 

Chorus America Conference Covers Cultural Inclusion

  Chorus America June 13 - 16, 2012 Minneapolis, MN They say that "many hands make light work,” and who doesn’t need a hand these days? Chorus America's Conference will go a step further and give participants the sm...more

diversity   Apr 8, 2012 • Views:6577 • Comments: 0