Turnaround Arts: Celebrating the Success of Arts Education in School Reform with Turnaround Artists via LIVE Stream

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The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), the NAMM Foundation, and several top musicians jointly unveiled research on student achievement within PCAH’s groundbreaking Turnaround Arts program during the annual NAMM Show. The Turnaround Arts initiative is a groundbreaking PCAH program to help turn around low-performing schools, narrow the achievement gap, and increase student engagement through the arts.

Turnaround Artists Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer Chad Smith, Alfre Woodard, Trombone Shorty, John Lloyd Young and Citizen Cope, who work with students in schools participating in the Turnaround Arts program share their experience. They joined PCAH Executive Director Rachel Goslins to unveil new research that examines the progress students have made while engaged with the program.



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