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creative:impact-National Arts Education Week

Sep 12, 2017

Sarah Triplett, Director of Public Policy, Creative Many Michigan
Credit Creative Many Michigan / http://www.creativemany.org

September 10th through the 16th is National Arts Education Week. In this week's edition of "creative:impact," WEMU's David Fair talks with Creative Many Michigan's Sarah Triplett about an increased focus on Arts Education in Michigan and what it means for the present and future. 


Creative industries in Washtenaw County add hundreds of millions of dollars to the local economy.  Through the feature series, creative:impact,  89.1 WEMU's David Fair and co-host Deb Polich, the President and CEO of The Arts Alliance, will explore the myriad of contributors that make up the creative sector in Washtenaw County.  creative:impact will air at 7:50am and 9:50am each Tuesday as part of Morning Edition.  

This week's topic: National Arts Education Week And Programs To Enhance Arts And Outcomes in Michigan Schools. 

Resources:

Creative Many

The State Arts Action Network/Americans for the Arts

Every Student Succeeds Act

Michigan's State Policy Pilot Program

Sarah Triplett

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