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Turnaround Arts

The arts play a special role in the lives of citizens. They can engage, challenge and satisfy a vast array of people and they

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Facing Civic Engagement

I had a wonderful time at the annual day of learning sponsored by Facing History and Ourselves and Project Zero at Harvard University. I was fortunate to be

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Integrating Intelligence

Integrating Intelligence; Harnessing the Best Practices in Education Robert A. Southworth, Jr., Ed.D. I grew up keeping the stats of my favorite basketball team,

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Project Art

Many schools in New York City have suffered loss in arts education. Public libraries have also incurred budget set-backs. Enter Adarsh Alphons with a

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Creative Contribution

One of the great puzzles of modern education and accountability is choosing what is important and how to assess that importance. Without reviewing all

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Calder Moves Art

On a visit to the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM), our family toured the new Calder exhibit organized by the L.A. County Museum, the Calder

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“Girl Rising” Movie

I just saw the “Girl Rising” movie and read the Girl Rising website and thought they needed a shout out to all of my readers because

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