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December 03, 2017 Member News

Director of Shift:Englewood Receives 3Arts Award

3Arts, a Chicago-based non-profit grantmaking organization, recently announced the recipients of the prestigious 3Arts Award, which provides $25,000 to Chicago-based women artists, artists of color, and artists with disabilities working in the performing, teaching, and visual arts sectors.

November 07, 2017 Member News

Alchemy Inc. Explores the Power of Myth in Voices Journal

In the Summer Issue of Voices—Journal of the American Academy of Psycotherapists, Kwame Scruggs, founder and director of Alchemy Inc. (Akron, OH), details his own personal story as well as the approach used at Alchemy to support black male youth.

September 26, 2017 Guild News

Announcing Three New Networks for Guild Members

The Guild is excited to announce the launch of three new, national networks to support our membership: White Allies Network, Large Schools Network, and Emerging Leaders Network.

July 18, 2017 Guild News

Leadership InSight: Margaret Perry

My life in arts education, thankfully, started very young. I was incredibly fortunate to be raised in a family that highly valued the arts and knew that they should be a part of our daily experience.

July 05, 2017 Guild News

Leadership InSight: James Miles

I come to this work as a teaching artist with a background as a professional actor. Like many in our field, when I wasn’t acting I turned to teaching and, eventually, I was turning down acting gigs to work in arts education.