This session will provide an introduction to the Creative Schools Fund principles, goals, and eligibility criteria, as well as cover expectations for organization for arts partners and grantee schools. Case studies from successful projects will be highlighted to demonstrate how partnerships and strategic planning for the arts can advance sustainable arts education in schools.
∞ Be introduced to the Creative Schools Fund
∞ Obtain tools for subcontracting arts partners and for building a competitive application
∞ Gain insights from previously funded projects
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.