Developing Creative Minds: City-wide Arts Education Summit
Date(s): June 3, 2017 at 9:00am - 2:30pm
Location: Express Newark at the Hahne’s Building
Cost: FreeMore info
On Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 9 AM – 3 PM, The Newark Arts Education Roundtable (NAER) will present Developing Creative Minds: A City-Wide Arts Education Summit designed for the Newark community to learn about city-wide arts opportunities and initiatives. Recommended for persons of all ages, the summit will feature performances from Newark students, arts workshops for children and teens presented by NAER member organizations, and key advocacy discussions facilitated by the New Jersey Arts Education Partnership, NJ Arts Census and more.
Special guests include keynote speaker Dr. Bettina Love, an award-winning author, professor, researcher and founder of Real Talk: Hip Hop Education for Social Justice who will hold a Q & A session with Newark youth, following her keynote. This event is free and open to the public. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
NAER will be providing translation services for non-English speaking community members delivering on its mission to ensure equitable access to high quality arts opportunities.