Art in the Schoolsâ€”Chicago ...
Mark Hillâ€”9th Grade Student, North Lawndale College Preperatory Charter School
Erica Fieldsâ€”5th Grade Student, Pershing West Middle School
Cheryl Watkinsâ€”Principal, Pershing West Middle School
Michelle Perkinsâ€”Arts Teacher, North Lawndale College Preparatory High School
Ashley Scottâ€”9th Grade Student, Multicultural Arts High School (a division of the Little Village High School)
Daniel Lopezâ€”Reading Teacher, Multicultural Arts High School
Sophia Sherryâ€”3rd Grade Student, Oscar Mayer School
Julie Adrianopoliâ€”Policy Director, Illinois Arts Alliance
In partnership with Chicago Matters: Valuing Education, we welcome four Chicago Public Schools students to the Hello Beautiful! studio. The kids, aged nine to fourteen, join two CPS teachers, one CPS principal, and host Edward Lifson for a discussion examining the state of funding for arts education. They had a lot to say...