Arts Education Coalitions and Partnerships: Strange Bedfellows, Positive Results

Monday, October 15, 4:00pm – 5:30pm


Organized by Grantmakers in the Arts.

Presented by Richard Kessler, dean, Mannes College The New School for Music.

In a very difficult time, funders are joining together and creating broad-based partnerships to improve the quality of and access to arts education. Are coalitions the key tool that lifts all boats? Can this work be sustained? What are the challenges? What are some promising practices? Come prepared to share stories, and kick the tires hard, about how such partnerships really work.