In honour of National Arts in Education Week

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(Liz Forsberg) #1

This week our American neighbours are celebrating National Arts in Education Week as a way of recognizing the transformative power of the arts in education. In honour of this, and in recognition of our exploration of issues of equity, diversity and inclusion in the arts and culture sector, I am re-posting a report issued by People For Education back in the spring highlighting the inequities that exist in arts education across Ontario schools.

New data showing inequities in arts education across Ontario schools:

To follow the discussion taking place in the US check out #ArtsEdWeek and #BecauseOfArtsEd