ASC Cultural Education Expo to connect schools and students to the arts

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, Education

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Parents, teachers and students can see up close many of the cultural experiences available to local classrooms at the Arts & Science Council (ASC) Cultural Education Expo this weekend. The free event takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Knight Theater at Levine Center for …

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Arts refuse to be ‘Spiral Bound’ in upcoming documentary

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education, Studio 345

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Business leaders don’t care what a kid’s GPA is when she or he enters the workforce. They don’t care about SAT scores or other standardized tests. They want creative problem solvers and critical thinkers – the kind of traits students develop when the core curriculum in schools are supported by …

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Festivals kicking off the cultural season

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By Bernie Petit Communications Manager September has long been considered the unofficial start of the cultural season. What better way to kick off the season than cultural festivals that engage the community in the arts? The Arts & Science Council (ASC) will invest $42,500 in festival sponsorships in 2014-15 to help increase access and strengthen …

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ASC asks Charlotte-Mecklenburg community to ‘Imagine 2025’

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, Education, Studio 345

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Just what is “Imagine 2025: Share the Vision,” the forward-thinking event taking place Sept. 23 at Booth Playhouse? It’s a creative and interactive conference to inspire members of the cultural sector. It’s a day of artistic performances to energize the community. It’s a forum for prominent national and local speakers …

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