Arts for LA Releases Inaugural Annual Report for 2011-2012
Arts for LA is pleased to announce we have compiled a comprehensive Annual Report detailing our activities over the course of the last year.
CA Dept of Ed Adds "Arts Ed" to Distinguished Schools Recognition
Each year the California Department of Education acknowledges exemplary schools in its "Distinguished Schools" program. For the 2013 program, Superintendent Tom Torlekson has re-instituted its Arts Education category.
SMMUSD 5th Graders Embrace "Ballroom Madness"
This blog was originally published by Createquity and is excerpted with permission. Read the entire post at Createquity.
Arts for All Welcomes New Leadership
Arts for All recently announced the arrival of arts education leader Denise Grande to fill its vacant director position, while successful philanthropy consultant Rachel Levin stepped into the co-chair position of Arts for All’s pooled fund, which helps oversee the disbursement of grant funds in the Arts for All program.
Arts for All and Arts for LA Announce Arts Education Support for LA County School Districts
Arts for All, Los Angeles County’s collaborative effort to ensure curriculum in all public schools includes the arts, recently announced that four new districts and one charter school group have joined the initiative. Of the eighty-one school districts in the county, fifty-four are now part of Arts for All.
LAUSD's Arts at the Core Resolution Has National Impact
After Long Road, Election Brings Some Issues to Conclusion
It was a long road that turned in unexpected directions, but last night's election brought Los Angeles County, California, and the United States to the end of a long and sometimes heated campaign season.
LACHSA Principal Honored for Contributions to Arts Education
Arts for LA congratulates Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Principal George E. Simpson on his recognition by California State University Los Angeles as a Distinguished Educator.
Around this time of year, when the airwaves are filled with ads for ballot measures, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and a little cynical. And yet there are local elections underway, like those for school board that will have an important impact on our kids, schools and community.