Archive — Month: December 2018

Published: December 10th, 2018

Lead Guitar Lovell Fellowship for Teaching Artists

Lead Guitar and the David and Lura Lovell Foundation announce a new Fellowship to support teaching artists in creating, refining, and implementing an original in-school arts learning project. Fellowship benefits include a $5000 stipend, 18 months of mentorship from leaders in the arts education field, paid travel and accommodations to the University of Arizona to [Read more…]

Published: December 7th, 2018

Arizona featured in National Report: Engaging the Arts in the Broader Education Policy Landscape

Our partners and colleagues from Arts Education Partnership recently published a report “Engaging the Arts in the Broader Education Policy Landscape” which explores education policy areas where Arts Education can can expand policy solutions! Arizona was highlighted as an example for the emphasis we place on Equity in terms of access to high quality Arts Education [Read more…]

Published: December 6th, 2018

ADE Arts Education Director featured by YabYum Music + Arts

Arts Education and Title IV-A Director Dustin Loehr was recently interviewed by YabYum Music + Arts. Loehr shares about the importance of measuring and valuing Arizona Arts Education and his focus and efforts as a leader within the Arts Education field. “For so long, the argument for arts programs has been art for art’s sake–and [Read more…]

Published: December 3rd, 2018

2 Weeks Until Deadline “We Are Arizona!”

  There are two weeks remaining for 4th grade classrooms or grade bands to submit an entry for the “We Are Arizona!” collaborative visual arts competition. The winning 4th grade class (or grade level) will receive an awesome arts-based award including but not limited to: field trips, arts engagement opportunities provided by professional teaching artists, [Read more…]