Starting Arts just shot footage for an upcoming Advocacy commercial sharing the message, “Arts Education: Brings Kids Back to Life.” Theatre Artists Adrienne Marquette got zombiefied to play the teacher in the commercial.
"Why is learning in the visual arts essential to education in the 21st century?” ⇒ To strengthen LITERACY. The arts are an essential language. ⇒ To develop a GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE workforce. The arts develop essential skills for global competitiveness in the 21st century. ⇒ To nurture ENGAGED LEARNERS. The arts promote active and complex learning.
STEM to STEAM -- Recognizing the Value of Creative Skills in the Competitiveness Debate