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Arts Education Fuels the Economy

Interesting Op-Ed piece in Chronicle of Higher Education this week.  My perspective around Arts Education is steeped in the academic, aesthetic, and life-enriching aspects of high quality Arts experiences for students.  This perspective by Sunil Iyengar and Ayanna Hudson reveal other material benefits of Arts Education.  Notably: The total economic output (gross revenue and expenses) […]

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New Report on Art and Music Classes-Alarming!

A bleak picture emerged from a recent report by the U.S. Department of Education on the state of arts education. Fewer public elementary schools are offering visual arts, dance and drama classes than a decade ago, a decline many attribute to budget cuts and an increased focus on math and reading. The percentage of elementary […]

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