FUNDING ARTS EDUCATION IS DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL TO THE SUCCESS OF OUR STUDENTS OF COLOR

by david on July 12, 2014

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Photo by Craig Hayes

“Art has a profound ability to empower, to change,” writes David King. “For that reason, it is dangerous and enduring. NYC’s $23 million investment in arts education is a worthy first step in challenging an antiquated system.”

Check out David’s blog post for Community-Word Project.

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Community-Word Project is a New York City based arts-in-education organization that inspires children in under-resourced communities to read, interpret and respond to their world and to become active citizens through collaborative arts residencies and teacher training programs.

Photo by Craig Hayes

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