April 27, 2020 Arts Education
Maritza Lopez, a second-year student at UCLA and former member of the inaugural cohort of the LA County Arts Ed Collective's Youth Advisory Council reflects candidly on the the importance of arts education access during the 2020 coronovirus pandemic.
LA County Department of Arts and Culture plan advances Board commitment to create more rehabilitative, less punitive, justice system.
Lynwood Unified School District (LUSD) is a K-12 district located just west of Downey and north of Compton. It encompasses 12 elementary schools, three middle schools, and three high schools. The district prioritizes arts education, and district administrators have found the Arts Ed Profile a valuable tool in helping them advocate for increased arts education.
The Arts Ed Profile is aimed at understanding the quality, quantity, and equity of arts education offered in K-12 schools across LA County. Here are a few success stories from both school districts and funding organizations.