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Los Angeles County Adopts Arts Ed Equity Policy

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has long advocated for the importance of the arts in public education. In 2002, the Supervisors unanimously adopted the Los Angeles County Regional Blueprint for Arts Education which established the LA County Arts Ed Collective as a part of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.

Three Poems from Arts Now: LA County Arts Education Summit

December 20, 2017 Advocacy, Equity & Access
The following three poems were written onsite during the Arts Now: LA County Arts Education Summit. They were written for and in response to the events, ideas and topics of the summit.

Arts Now: LA County Summit Resources

Resources and Presentation materials from the Arts Now: LA County Arts Education Summit

LA County Arts Commission Presents Findings From Arts Ed Profile at Education Summit

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission releases findings from a 18-month survey of arts education in K-12 public schools.

Virtual reality, graffiti and other ideas to expand arts instruction

October 26, 2017 Arts Education, Equity & Access
By Carla Javier/KPCC California law requires schools to offer arts instruction from first to 12th grade. But, in practice, not all students are getting equitable access to arts education.

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