National Center for Arts Research White Paper Examines Arts Organizations of Color, February 2016 Click here.
Reading Room Resources
Check back often for a variety of articles and resources for teachers, teaching artists, arts administrators, and more!
For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood… and the Rest of Y’all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education by Christopher Emdin. The author a cross-cultural approach to education.
Read article about Music and the Brain in the US Department of Education June 2016 newsletter.
Grantmakers in the Arts webinar series offer some interesting insights.
Find out about the Statewide Strategic Plan for the Arts, which will serve as a planning and implementation guide to support the advancement and adoption of the revised New York State P-12 Dance, Media Arts, Music, Theatre and Visual Arts Learning Standards.
SAVE THE DATE for the ITAC3 Conference: Best, next and radical practice in participatory arts, taking place in Edinburgh, 3-5 August 2016
A quest to rediscover the magic of theatre, starting in a high school drama studio.
One theatre company takes up common core in expanded repertoire.
The Global Search for Education: Is This the Age of the Arts? Huffington Post article 7/20/15
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“BAM Education’s dream is that anyone, anywhere in the world would be able to experience what happens on BAM’s stages, especially young audiences, at any time.” — John Tighe
A useful list to help make the case to funders and educators on why music education is important.