The following is a report from our friends at Americans for the Arts regarding the latest in the use of arts education to build many aspects of character.
The Mayors’ Institute on City Design releases “Creative Placemaking”
Report focuses on how communities are using the arts and other creative assets to help shape their physical, social, and economic character
Creative Placemaking is a resource for mayors, arts organizations, the philanthropic sector, and others interested in understanding strategies for leveraging the arts to help shape and revitalize the physical, social, and economic character of neighborhoods, cities, and towns.
Read more here. (Article is near the bottom of the page)