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You are invited to a live, public webinar, Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 2:00 - 3:00 pm, ET Why is arts education important to early childhood development? This webinar looks at how federal agencies are using arts education to foster the well-being of the youngest populations...
Washington, DC -- The public is invited to join a webinar about the role of collective impact in advancing arts education on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. EDT . John Kania, managing director of social impact consultants FSG, will present on his research into the uses of...
Washington, DC -- The National Endowment for the Arts is pleased to announce that application guidelines are now available for Grants for Art Projects at the NEA's website, arts.gov. These guidelines are for projects anticipated to take place in 2014. Grants for Arts...
Washington, DC -- On September 13, 2012 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman outlined a bold, new vision for the NEA's commitment to arts education. The arts need to be front and center as part of every school reform strategy...
Washington, DC -- NEA Chairman Rocco Landesman will visit Chattanooga, Tennessee, September 12-13, 2012, as part of his Art Works tour. Landesman will learn more about Chattanooga's creative placemaking efforts and participate in the Arts Education Partnership's (AEP)...
Washington, DC -- In 2011, the National Endowment for the Arts awarded more than $13 million in funding through its arts education program. Beginning on July 2, that significant level of support will be guided by Ayanna Hudson, the agency's new director of arts education...
Washington, DC -- At-risk students who have access to the arts in or out of school also tend to have better academic results, better workforce opportunities, and more civic engagement, according to a new NEA report, The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four...
Washington, DC -- The National Endowment for the Arts will host a webcast, Improving Arts Learning through Standards & Assessment: A National Endowment for the Arts Research Roundtable on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM EST at www.arts.gov . No pre-...
Washington, DC - National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman congratulates Dr. Sarah Bainter Cunningham on her six years of service as the NEA's Director of Arts Education, where she has overseen leadership initiatives and grantmaking for a range of arts...
Washington, DC -- This spring, the sixth NEA Education Leaders Institute will convene decisionmakers from state education departments, state arts agencies, along with educators, artists, public policy, business, and philanthropic leaders to put arts education at the center of...

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