SEADAE Project Manager Cory Wilkerson posts on the recent SEADAE meetings with the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards
In the Spring Secretary of Education Arne Duncan while speaking at a school stated: “Unfortunately, the arts opportunity gap is widest for children in high-poverty schools.
This is absolutely an equity issue and a civil rights issue . . .” Not to long ago literacy was stated in these same terms. Do you think that the arts are a 21st century civil rights issue?