Why Arts Education

On this page you will find links to material which can be used to help encourage the need for excellent arts education experiences for all students.

Wynton Marsalis - The Ballad of American Arts (3/30/2009) Video
Bob Morrison - A Defining Moment (4/17/2015)
Karl Paulnack - Welcome address to incoming freshmen at Boston Conservatory (9/1/2004) Lecture
Yo-Yo Ma - Art for Life's Sake (4/8/2013) Video

Transcripts from previous Nancy Hank's lecture may be found at American's for the Arts.

Arts Education and the High School Dropout Problem