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The Drama League Provides Arts Education to NY Students

Kenneth Wirth serves as the CEO of First Financial Resources, Ltd., and as the business manager for The Midtown Men, a performance group that includes the four original stars of Jersey Boys. 156 more words

Kenneth Wirth

Summer Art Intensives

We still have two more summer intensives available this summer. Register now before classes fill up!

6th – 8th Grade Art Intensive: Sculpture
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SWIC

NEA Funds Arts Projects Nationwide Including $10,000 Awarded to ArtsBridge Foundation

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects across the country in the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017. 400 more words

Arts & Entertainment

CAN ONE LEARN TO LOVE THE ARTS?

For most of my career I was involved in arts education. As a drama educator I taught children creative dramatics; I studied with several leaders in this field, and eventually I helped create a program for young people at the John F. 535 more words

Politics

Arts Teachers Are The Real Masterpieces

As the school year closes I want to give a shout out to some of the unsung heroes in education – the music and art teachers. 617 more words

Art Teachers

Summer Reading and Thinking

What I’m reading. Janesville by Amy Goldstein. What happens to a place when a majority of people work for an automaker that closes shop? When people used to earn $28/hour with some overtime and now make somewhere between $0 and $16/hour. 452 more words

Education

Objective or Subjective? Can the arts be assessed?

By Rachael Jacobs

 As with any subject area arts education must conform to curriculum policies and procedures, including those related to assessment. In subjects such as Dance, Drama, Music and Visual Arts, students’ creative work is assessed formatively and summatively through a range of assessable instruments. 1,565 more words

Primary Education