With ever-increasing budget cuts negatively affecting US schools, it has been up to independent nonprofits to step in and make up for the deficit in arts programming. Across the country, arts education programs are teaching kids to draw, act, dance and, most importantly, gain an appreciation for the arts. We aren't sure where we'd be without arts education, but we certainly wouldn't be writing for the Arts page.
BEFORE YOU GO
Arts Outreach Programs Across the US