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It’s a Win for Students: State Board of Education Approves Increased Arts Requirements for High School Graduation

It’s a win for every student and every school as the Washington State Board of Education (SBE) approved new provisional high school graduation requirements, including an increase in arts requirements. The Board’s decision helped culminate a week-long national celebration of the arts, as schools, students, and communities across the nation celebrated National Arts In Education […]
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Seattle Foundation Launches New Giving Center

The Seattle Foundation has taken its leadership in philanthropy to the next level, launching a new Giving Center to inform community members about the aspects and challenges of a Healthy Community. ArtsEd Washington is one of the many non-profit organizations profiled in the database, which is positioned to serve as a Consumer Reports for non-profits. […]
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Help All Kids get the Arts!

In Junior High, Dee Dee Catalano played the violin. She was shy and playing in the school orchestra gave her a place to belong. “I liked playing the violin, but it was more rewarding to play in a group,” she says, “Plus, it gave me a social group to belong to, a creative outlet and […]
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