Arts Education

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Posted June 30, 2014
This week's featured member is Raíces Culturales Latinoamericanas Inc.!
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Posted June 23, 2014
Register now for this FREE summer arts program, which starts on June 30th and is offered by The Village of Arts and Humanities!
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Posted June 18, 2014
This week's featured member is Art-Reach!
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Posted June 18, 2014
Soledad Alfaro-Allah, a student at Science Leadership Academy, has been named as the city's second Youth Poet Laureate.
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Posted June 16, 2014
The Curtis Institute of Music is launching a new program this fall that encourages young people to engage in national service.
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Posted June 10, 2014
On Thursday, June 5th, GroundSwell joined Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) and arts education advocates as they traveled to City Hall and Governor Corbett's Philadelphia office to express their concern for the state of arts education in Philadelphia.
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Posted June 9, 2014
This week's Featured Member is Girls Rock Philly!
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Posted June 5, 2014
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Posted June 2, 2014
Join Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) on June 5th as they head to City Hall to express their concern with arts education in the School District of Philadelphia.
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Posted May 28, 2014
Philadelphia-area kids are set to perform at the Phillies game on Friday, May 30th, and the young musicians are sure to hit it out of the park.
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Posted May 14, 2014
The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's semimonthly blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities. Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP)!
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Posted May 5, 2014
The STAMP Teen Council made a fun how-to guide on visiting museums! Our friends at Philly In Focus and Expressway Productions worked with our the Council and The Barnes Foundation to produce "STAMP: The Starter's Guide," a short video on museum etiquette and how to use your STAMP Pass.
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Posted April 30, 2014
Yesterday, on Pennsylvania Arts Advocacy Day, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) awarded Portside Arts Center with the inaugural "Best of the Best" award for their incredible work in providing after-school arts education to children in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia.
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Posted April 7, 2014
On October 4th, 2013, we launched STAMP: The Virginia and Harvey Kimmel Family Teen Program with a blow-out party at the African American Museum in Philadelphia. Within the first week of the program, we had already surpassed our goal of 1,000 teens enrolled by the end of the first year, and the sign-ups haven't slowed down! Currently, nearly 8,000 teens are enrolled in STAMP, which gives Philadelphia residents ages 14-19 free access to 12 of the city's top museums and attractions.
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Posted April 3, 2014
The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's semimonthly blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities. Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at the Teen Arts Council of PA!
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Posted April 3, 2014
April 22nd is the first-ever Philadelphia Arts Advocacy Day and we need arts supporters from across the region to show their support!
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Posted March 27, 2014
The Assistant Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia was recently highlighted in an Education Week article which focused on Creedon's passion for arts education.
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Posted March 21, 2014
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