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Spiel Chicago Episode 5: Sindy Castro

This week, we sit down with Chicago actress and arts educator Sindy Castro about being a freelance teacher in the city and about her new work in progress, Stories From My Mother.   59 more words


How to parent artists

I’m not going to tell you there’s a right way of doing it, but there are different ways. We each have to answer these questions ourselves. 1,669 more words


Plans for cultural and educational hub to go ahead

Plans for a new cultural and educational hub on the London 2012 Olympic site are to go ahead, London Mayor Sadiq Khan told The Art Newspaper… 268 more words

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So yeah I paint and jigsaw sets – and the occasional piece of giant cutlery 188 more words

Arts Education

Repost: Is the value of art a material object?

First posted August 16th, 2012 as “Is the value of pottery a material object?” (See the comments there for some good discussion. Feel free to add a new thread here :) ) 1,889 more words



M. Kathleen Thomas

Student enrollment in public school courses in visual art, music, theatre, and dance is linked to reduced high school dropout even after controlling for observable student and school characteristics expected to influence both arts participation and school commitment. 843 more words

Cultural Economics

PLAYtime! The Bird Who was Afraid of Heights

As an arts educator, I strongly believe in exposing little humans to good (age appropriate) arts production from young. Moreover, the husband and I spent most of our dating days attending music concerts and musicals, and we would like to share our favourite activity with our children. 565 more words

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