The Well-Rounded Curriculum

If there is a message that I hope you will take away from today’s conference it is this: The arts can no longer be treated as a frill. As First Lady Michelle Obama has said, “the arts are not just a nice thing to have or do if there is free time or if one can afford it… Paintings and poetry, music and design… they all define who we are as a people.”

April 12, 2021