What could a commitment to arts education for all do for Colorado? How do we measure the impact of art education — and how can this inform practice? Join A+ Colorado, the City of Denver, and Colorado Business Committee for the Arts for this free event as we host special guests and hear from both local and national experts on the importance of arts education for all.
MC/Moderator: Rick Griffith, Design Director, MATTER
4:15 PM – Introductions & Welcome
4:30 PM – Live Performance by Youth on Record
4:45 PM – “Why Art Education?: A Research Perspective” with Sunil Iyengar; Director, Office of Research & Analysis at the National Endowment for the Arts
5:00 PM – Panel 1
6:00 PM – Panel 2
7:00 PM – Calls To Action + Reception
Confirmed panelists include Jane R. Best (Director, Arts Education Partnership), John-Claude Futrell (Education Director, Redline), Kristina Bad Hand (Chief Creative Director, áyA Studios LLC + Community Liaison, Indian Education, Jefferson County Public Schools)… with more to be announced shortly!
Special thanks to our sponsors at PNC Bank.REGISTER NOW!