“The arts are critical in providing a world-class education for our young people,” said Chancellor of Washington, DC, Public Schools Kaya Henderson.” But in an era of tough budgetary decisions, making the case for the arts in public schools can be a tough sell.
Yesterday, the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities (PCAH) announced the launch of a new arts education public-private partnership called Turnaround Art to "narrow the achievement gap and increase student engagement through the arts."
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