Help us achieve our shared vision of ALL students having access to quality arts learning experiences at ALL schools. Addressing inequalities seems central to your values and vision, and the time is right to understand the potency of culture and the arts as social determinants of health and wellbeing. The Wallace Foundation is a national philanthropy that seeks to improve learning and enrichment for disadvantaged children and foster the vitality of the arts for everyone. Your contributions might include new posts, images, comments to existing articles/posts, concerns about process and substance at UT’s College of Arts & Sciences.
The Downers Grove Music Club is hosting the fourth annual fund raising benefit, A Notable Celebration of the Arts on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM at the First Congregational Church in Downers Grove. Certainly an engineering approach is less than ideal for open ended problems, and it seems fair to say that technical education promotes political ignorance. Our online store features reduced prices for Americans for the Arts Professional Members. The Philadelphia Public School Notebook, Philadelphia Media Network – owner of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and , and Drexel University’s School of Education are hosting a public forum on this critical issue.
The Bachelor of Fina Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) also prepares you for opportunities in the broader creative community such as museums, galleries and community organisations. From celebrity studies to humanitarian assistance, and early childhood education to animation, our graduates are making a difference. The joint committees will follow up with politicians and Department of Education officials as an advocate for the schools. Cooperate with other arts education agencies and organizations through partnerships to better meet the arts needs of schools throughout the state. Write a letter to the editor now to tell them how and why the arts matter in education!
The same report further states, visual arts instruction also helps students learn to value diverse perspectives and cultures, something that is increasingly important in a global society” (p. 7). In addition, Gude (2009) states, through artworks, students absorb the perceptions of others— situated in other times and places, embodied in other races, genders, ages, classes, and abilities” (p.4).
Aboriginal Artists in Schools , part of the Artists in Education program, supports Aboriginal artists (including Elders and traditional artists) to create hands-on arts projects for learners. K-12 education has not been a major issue in the presidential campaign, but Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have different ideas on how to reform education.