Arts are not dispensable

Schools today, often even home schools, seem to dismiss the arts as dispensable. While reading, writing, and math are of great importance, if we neglect the arts, what will our children read about? What will they write about? I believe the arts are paramount to a well-rounded education! Yet, often they are cost-prohibitive and not accessible to the average family…especially the average home school family.

Roots of American Music – Arts Teach

Join us as we travel from the Eastern United States over the Appalachian Mountains across the Western plains and down to Louisiana to give students an idea of how American music came to be, while getting a history and geography lesson at the same time.

Many people ask me: “How do we connect these assembly shows into our curriculum?” and “Why would we need to do it?”

Sensory Friendly Family Shows and Series at Segerstrom

This year when I previewed the Artist showcase at Segerstrom, I learned that they were starting a new family series.  I thought it would be helpful to share.   From SCFTA   [ct_button id=”button_53″ size=”small” solid=”0″ link=”http://www.scfta.org/Plan-Your-Visit/Sensory-Friendly/Sensory-Friendly-Overview.aspx” icon=”” arrow=”1″ color=”#” css_animation=”” Read More …