Kim Martin Long, the new dean of the University of New Orleans College of Liberal Arts, Education and Human Development is a former K-12 English teacher-turned-academic who joins the University of New Orleans by way of Pennsylvania. Learn more about our key grants and teaching artist programs on the Arts in Education webpages. For each booking, the artist applies MSAC funding that reduces the amount owed by the school to the artist by up to one-third, making performances more affordable for schools.
Forty-seven states have arts-education mandates, forty-eight have arts-education standards, and forty have arts requirements for high school graduation, according to the 2007-08 AEP state policy database. Strange as it may sound in the context of this post, ‘pre-modern’ education in India is also one of my key interest areas, so it would be great to know about your work.
What I read later makes me think these comments were a later invention mixing up what he wrote about the province of Bengal in his essay on Clive (which later inspired Churchill) and given a cynical spin for the benefit of someone making a case against English education.
Others come with specific academic or professional interests: using the arts as therapy for Alzheimer’s patients, arts integration, the design of after-school arts programs, the use of the arts with incarcerated populations, or promoting intercultural understanding through the arts.
AEP serves as the nation’s hub for individuals and organizations committed to making high-quality arts education accessible to all U.S. students, improving arts education practice, and researching how art influences and strengthens American education.