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Science, technology, engineering and mathematics are the center of attention in most US public schools today. But training in the arts has been shown to improve creativity and innovation. This info-graphic shows the benefits of both.
Lucky Penny Productions, in collaboration with Magical Moonshine Theatre and Salvador School, has been awarded an Artists in Schools program grant by the California Arts Council.
First in a two-part series about how the county does and doesn’t support cultural organizations.
It's not often that you see hardened criminals applying lashings of make-up or enjoying a spot of group meditation while lying on the floor. But a program taking place at Californian prisons is encouraging inmates to do just that.
The organization received a $50,000 grant from the California Arts Council, only one of 24 proposals to be funded, for the "Ebb & Flow" project.
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