The Promise of Art Education

The Promise of Arts Education:
A Panel on How the Arts Can Drive Innovation in Public Education
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
92Y Tribeca, 200 Hudson, NY, NY
6:30: Cocktails & Networking
7:15: Panel and Q&A
CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien is joined by Rosie Perez, NYC Deputy Mayor for Education and Community Development Dennis Walcott, Executive Director of Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education (CAPE) & Presidential Arts Policy Committee Member Arnold Aprill, New Design High School Principal Dr. Scott Conti, The Facing History School Principal Gillian Smith, and Executive Director of Urban Arts Partnership Philip Courtney to discuss how arts integration can drive innovation in NYC public schools.

This event is free, by invitation. RSVP required.

For more information, please write to: [email protected]