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What's the Gov't saying about Arts in Schools?

The Dept. of Education released a report on Monday with valuable information about how the arts are being offered in our public schools. Read more here: http://blog.artsusa.org/2012/04/02/ten-years-later-a-puzzling-picture-of-arts-education-in-america/

Almost ninety percent of public schools offer music and visual arts instruction. Far fewer offer dance and theater; at the elementary level it’s about three percent.

Equity gaps between which students have access to arts education also show up in the report. These must be addressed!
Want to know what actions to take? Read this blog http://blog.artsusa.org/2012/04/02/ten-years-later-a-puzzling-picture-of-arts-education-in-america/ to learn what you can do next to support arts education in your community.

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