National Guild For Community Arts Education

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The Conference for Community Arts Education features nationally renowned speakers and dozens of professional development workshops, roundtables, and program showcases to help you increase impact, improve participation, raise money, sustain and grow key programs, and advocate for more equitable access to arts education. Gather with your peers to address common challenges, network, and brainstorm innovations for the field.

Sessions are organized in progressive tracks to provide you in-depth training in Leadership Development, Community Partnerships, Creative Youth Development, Arts in Education, Arts & Healing, Social Justice as well as the Arts Management skills you need to grow your organization.

Who is the conference for?

The Guild’s network of 400+ arts education member organizations and a broader constituency of 7,500+ community arts education organizations nationwide include neighborhood music schools, arts and cultural centers, and arts education divisions of universities, theater and dance companies, museums, and parks and recreation departments.  All arts education stakeholders are encouraged to participate in the conference: arts education leaders, funders, youth, policy makers, academics, researchers, and other allies, including those in non-arts sectors (e.g., youth development, mental health, education, workforce development, etc.).

The 2017 Conference Program will be announced shortly. Check out the 2016 Conference Program below to get a sense of session topics.






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