The ABC Institute provides leadership to achieve quality, comprehensive arts education to all students in SC. This forum provides a platform for open dialogue between K-12 and higher education policy makers and leaders about national and state initiatives, legislation and policies to ensure arts education in SC prospers.
Guest Speakers include:
- Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Schools
- Jane Turner, Director, Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention and Advancement
- Dr. Tracy West, Dean of Education, Columbia College and Co-Director, Alternative Pathways for Educator Certification Center
With addresses from:
- Jeff Bellantoni, Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Winthrop University
- Dr. John Lane, Director of Academic Affairs, SC Commission on Higher Education
- Ken May, Executive Director, South Carolina Arts Commission
The event is free and lunch is provided. However registration deadline is January 18, 2019.