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  • ... the nation are self-organizing with aims to reform the education system.     Weekly Vote Winner Artbound's editorial team ... energy among art professors, current art school students, and the wider Los Angeles artist community. It's "part of a ...
  • ... of non-profit organizations provide much-needed arts education for public- school children. [scald=75703:kl_image_original_context ... public schools to close down or minimize their art programs , sacrificing music, dance, theater and the visual arts to focus on ...
  • ... plagued education have had particular impact on arts programs . Recognizing this inequity, incredible initiatives have emerged to ... and performing arts courses. Poverty rates for Latino, African -American, and Pacific Islander students are triple those of other ...
  • ... of San Diego have implemented innovative arts integration programs that have begun to energize schools in neighborhoods that were ... distributed among Latino, Filipino/Southeast Asian, and African American groups. In state tests for the 2009-2010 school year, ...
  • LACMA's new educational initiative, the LACMA9 Art + Film Lab, is a traveling interactive installation/event and community space that will visit nine SoCal communities over a 16 month period.
  • Give a woman an education , change the legacy of a nation. This anthem has been the driving force behind Daraja Academy, a free boarding school for girls in Kenya, where less than 50 percent of girls enroll in secondary school and many are married off early in their teenage years. Anyone who has ...
  • ... get an education and stay out of other dangers such as sex trafficking in post-war Cambodia. "Sophea's Dream" is a snapshot of ... their shift. Sophea's mother, who also barely attended school and does not know how to read, hopes her daughter's future will be ...
  • ... they're quiet," says Ryan Smith, director of education programs and policy for the United Way of Greater Los Angeles (UWGLA), ... is low expectation," says Pais. Reports show that it's African American men and women who are disproportionately not able to ...
  • In the 1930s, Jefferson High School  music educator  Samuel Rodney Browne broke the ... including Chopin's "Scherzo" and "Barcarolle" by the African -American composer Nathaniel Dett, before accompanying a guest ... community (the Eagle dubbed them "pioneers in secondary education "2) but what distinguished Browne was that he had already integrated ...
  • ... overseas as a newlywed. After graduating from Astoria High School in Oregon in 1960, she married and moved to the Aragon region of ... January, tackles an even more ticklish subject -- love and sex as practiced in ancient Greece, Rome and the rest of the Mediterranean. ...

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