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Arts in the News

List of artists for Central Subway project whittled down Read more at the San Francisco Examiner: http://www.sfexaminer.com/loc

The list of hundreds of artists eager to beautify three new Muni stations as part of The City's ambitious Central Subway project has narrowed to 19.

Arts education study draws national attention

KALAMAZOO--A study by a Western Michigan University dean assessing undergraduate arts education 10 years into the future has found its way to the White House and beyond.

Dr. Margaret Merrion, dean of the WMU College of Fine Arts, conducted the study for the academic magazine Change.

SF Institutionalizes Jazz

So should Chicago music lovers envy San Francisco?

Certainly the City by the Bay has cause to celebrate. Last week, the organization that presents the best jazz soiree in America - the San Francisco Jazz Festival - unveiled plans for a $60 million arts complex (and endowment) devoted to the music.

Inside/Out Blog

Funding: the state of the art

In a world mired in economic uncertainty and with cash for the arts disappearing, how do we argue for culture?

At a recent public debate about organic food the proponents of organic farming extolled its virtues by listing its various benefits. It is kinder to the environment, they said, and to animals, and it keeps toxic chemicals out of our bodies.

Participate in the National Endowment for the Arts Survey on Assessing Student Learning in the Arts

WestEd, on behalf of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), requests your participation in a survey regarding assessment in the arts.

Lesson Plans

Storytelling Exchange and Tech Tales

The Storytelling Exchange helps 6th graders tell their own stories while building lasting writing, reading and communication skills. Streetside facilitators use storytelling and theater to inspire students to write true stories about their lives.

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5th Edition "Inside/Out Guide"(2006)

The 5th edition of the AEFC publication Inside/Out: A Guide to Arts and Arts Education Resources for Children and Teens in San Francisco is still available. This is considered the most comprehensive resource directory in San Francisco for building strong arts education programs in schools and community settings.

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