Archive: Arts Education News

  1. Invitation to participate in the Innovation Collaborative

    By Jeff M. Poulin, Arts Education Program Manager, Americans for the Arts – You are invited to participate in an important national project that is developing important research foundations for the science, technology, engineering, arts, humanities, and math (STEAM) movement in out-of-school learning settings. If you participate, you will be included in our listing of participating National Institutions. This is […]

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  2. Tennessee teacher selected for national symposium

    Congratulations to Rita Black for 13 years of service in General Music and Choir and recipient of 2017 Yale Distinguished Music Educator Award From The Yale School of Music – Rita Black teaches music in Nashville, where she is a school leader, mentors pre-service teachers, directs theater and choir, and presents workshops for educators. She holds a […]

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  3. NEA Webinar on Increasing Access to Arts Education in Rural Areas

    Public webinar on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 3:00–4:00 p.m. ET By Liz Auclair, Public Affairs, NEA – With nearly one-third of public elementary and secondary schools in America rural, how do we ensure that students in these areas receive access to arts education and how can arts education help to strengthen these communities? The National […]

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  4. Inspiring Students with Disney Musicals in Schools

    By Ann Brown, Director of Arts Education – Tropical birds, monkeys, alley cats, and lions buzzed with energy in Jackson Hall at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) as students from Metro Nashville Public Schools eagerly anticipated performing as part of the Disney Musicals in Schools program. The event featured hundreds of students from six […]

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  5. Host a POL Viewing Party and Cheer on Marquavious

    By Danielle Brown, Arts Education Special Projects Coordinator – The final countdown is here for the Poetry Out Loud (POL) Nationals next week. We look forward to representing TN at the finals along with 52 other finalists from every state plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands participating in this year’s POL. […]

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  6. New data about arts education in America

    By The National Assessment Governing Board – We’re about to understand a lot more about what American students know and can do in the arts. Fresh data from The Nation’s Report Card: 2016 Arts will be released April 25, and you can be among the first to hear the results. Join local and national education leaders, artists, educators, parents, […]

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  7. Students Compete for National POL Championship

    Competition includes $20,000 Grand Prize By Liz Auclair, Press/Public Affairs, NEA – Since 2005, 3.3 million students from across the country have memorized some of the best poetry, sharing their interpretation of the work of poets such as Judith Ortiz Cofer, Walt Whitman, and Kevin Young through a dynamic recitation competition—National Endowment for the Arts’ […]

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