Serving the Same Students: Education Equity & the Arts

Serving the Same Students: Education Equity & the Arts

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 4:07pm

by Amy Sauceda

Photo: presenters“When we talk about this issue we have to start with equity and what does that mean,” says Ryan Smith, director of education programs and policy for The United Way of Greater Los Angeles. “We need to talk more about providing students with the resources they need.”

PTA Survey: Parents Value Arts

PTA Survey: Parents Value Arts

Wed, 11/09/2011 (All day)

California State PTA logoThe California State Parent Teacher Association (PTA) has just released the results of a statewide survey of parents and families, intended to measure their top public education concerns.  The PTA reports, "The survey showed parents and families place the highest education priority on ensuring that every student has access to a complete curriculum that includes the arts, STEM (science, technology, engineering and m

Nominations Open: Excellence in Parent Achievement Award

Nominations Open: Excellence in Parent Achievement Award

Thu, 09/29/2011 (All day)

Families in SchoolsThe Excellence in Parent Engagement Award was established by Families In Schools (FIS) to recognize the extraordinary achievements by community leaders within the state of California who have successfully promoted and implemented policies or best practices that help all parents support their children's education.  Nominations are open for extraordinary leaders who have contributed to parent engagement within their commun

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