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Arts in Education Action Forum: Envisioning Arts Education’s Role in Advancing Los Angeles County over the Next Decade

Thursday, January 28, 2021
10:00am - 12:00pm

In October 2020, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors adopted the Arts for All: Children, Youth, and Families, Los Angeles County’s New Regional Blueprint for Arts Education, which puts forward a vision of expanding the scope of arts education in school, after school, and in communities, and centers equity, healing-informed practice, and creative career pathways. Join the Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture and local youth leaders in the arts to: Learn about and examine the new Regional Blueprint for Arts Education Surface important roles for arts education in addressing historical inequities Envision healing-informed, culturally inclusive, and arts-based strategies to support youth and their communities Offer space to envision an expanded role for arts education, particularly in the context of COVID-19 and the eventual rebound from the pandemic Southern California Grantmakers partners with the Arts Ed Collective Funders Council, a regional collaborative of public and private funders, to co-host events that generate dialogue and build understanding about promising practices in arts education across the broader philanthropic field. Members of the Funders Council pool their resources, track and respond to trends in arts and education and determine how funds should be allocated to most effectively advance the shared goals of the Los Angeles County Arts Ed Collective. Fee No cost to participate Who May Attend LA Arts Funders Group is open to public and private sector grantmakers that fund arts grants in the Southern California region. Grantmaking organizations that also solicit funds are expected to designate representatives whose role involves program and/or policy, not solely development. Philanthropic consultants must be current members of Southern California Grantmakers. If you're a grantmaker, but aren't an SCG member or haven't attended an LA Arts Funders meeting before, please email Morgan Bennett at [email protected] to confirm your eligibility. Accommodations for People with Disabilities If you have a disability and require accommodation in order to fully participate in this activity, please contact our programs team at [email protected] or (213) 680-8866. You will be contacted by someone from our staff to discuss your specific needs. No Solicitation Policy Please note that LA Arts Funders has a no-solicitation policy in order to allow for candid peer discussions among philanthropy colleagues.

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Arts in Education Action Forum: Catalyzing Change Across Schools and Systems of Care

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The Center for Healthy Communities, Redwood Room

January 30, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The California Endowment, Redwood Room

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Addressing Inequity through Arts Education: A Funders Briefing on the LA County Arts Education Profile

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
LA84 Foundation

The recently released Portrait of LA County illustrates disparities in health, education and earnings in LA County; the new Arts Education Profile reveals inequities in the quantity, quality and equity of arts education in public schools across LA

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Culture and Creativity Candidate Forum with Arts for LA

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Where: 
Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Bing Theater

Join us as candidates seeking election to Los Angeles County's Third Supervisorial District express their platforms on the role

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Arts in Education Action Forum: Creating the Future of Arts Education in LA County

Publication date: 
06/12/2019

Building from a focus in the last Forum on Catalyzing Change across Schools and Systems of Care, the summer 2019 Forum provided an opportunity for public, private and corporate funders to participate in a strategic planning process envisioning how to create and support thriving children, healthy families and stronger communities through Los Angeles County’s new 

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Resources from Arts in Education Action Forum: Catalyzing Change Across Schools and Systems of Care

Publication date: 
01/31/2019

This funders convening examined the evolution of arts education and creative youth development in LA County. A panel of experts representing philanthropy, education, mental health and juvenile justice shared insights about the ways arts and arts education are catalyzing change across schools and systems of care.

 

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Resources from Addressing Inequity through Arts Education: A Funders Briefing on the LA County Arts Education Profile

Publication date: 
06/14/2018

The Arts Ed Collective Funders Council, a collaborative of public and private funders, in partnership with Southern California Grantmakers, convened a broad group of funders to examine relationships between the recently released Portrait of LA County report and the new Arts Education Profile, and discuss the implications of using these tools to invest in the County’s arts and social service infrastructure.

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