Now, therefore, I, Jay Inslee, Governor of the state of Washington, do hereby proclaim May 2018 as Arts Education Month in Washington State, and I urge all citizens to join me in this specail observance.
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As I’ve been chatting with folks about ArtsEd Washington, I sometimes get a blank stare back when I say that we’re an arts education advocacy organization. I admit it is a mouthful. Let me break it down. ArtsEd Washington works to change policies and systems. That still doesn't quite project the nuances though. Let me
ArtsEd Washington has been around since 1983. We’ve had many looks, a couple of names, and changed to reflect the state we serve. Over the next few months, we will be updating many things, the first of which will be the website. Sometimes, the process is meticulous as figure drawing at an atelier. Sometimes, it
Board Candidate Surveys are ready! Just look for your district and any candidates who completed the survey are hyperlinked. No link in your district? That means your candidates didn't respond and it is a GREAT opportunity for you to check out the smARTS arts education guide. Begin the conversation with your school board about the supporting The Arts, a
We’re throwing ourselves a party! Join us on Oct 19 between 6-9PM at Union Coffee in Seattle. This casual, drop-in event is your opportunity to mingle with other arts education advocates in the Seattle area, meet Danielle, our new ED, and bid on some spectacular elementary student art. We'll also be selling raffle tickets. Are
ArtsEd Washington is a nonprofit organization that helps public schools support arts education. Founded in 1982 as the Washington Alliance for Arts Education, we have a proud history of communicating the benefits of arts education, increasing educators’ capacity to incorporate arts education into the school day, and helping community members express their support for arts
So, you want to change the world. You want to have your school board candidates listen up and support the arts. You want to take action! But you’ve never done it before....and you only have two minutes. Just follow these easy steps and you will be on your way. Find your candidate’s email address.