The Importance Of Arts Education

fall arts guideJanuary 20, 2016 – Segment 3

In lead up to the City Neighbors Foundation’s 6th Annual Progressive Education Summit, we host an Arts Education Roundtable. With: Dr. Adarsh Alphons, Founder of Project Art and keynote speaker at the Summit; Dr. Eric Booth, Founding Editor of the Teaching Artist Journal, author of a number of books including The Everyday Work of Art, and keynote speaker at the Summit; Dr. Shyla Rao, co-Director and instructor in the Masters of Arts in Teaching Program at Maryland Institute College of Art; Pat Cruz, Education Director of Young Audiences, former Baltimore teacher, and recipient of the 2012 Arts Education in Maryland Schools Alliance (AEMS) Arts Advocate of the Year Award; and Bobbi MacDonald, Executive Director of The City Neighbors Foundation, which operates three charter schools in Baltimore City.
The City Neighbors Foundation presents the 6th Annual Progressive Education Summit this Saturday at City Neighbors, Hamilton Campus. Click here for more information.

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