Tuesday, September 26th, 3:30pm – 5:30pm, East Side High School Media Lab: 238 Van Buren Street
Tuesday, November 14, 4-6pm, NJPAC Arts Education Center: 24 Rector Street
Thursday, February 22, 2018, 3:30-5:30pm, Science Park High School: 260 Norfolk St
Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 4-6pm, Express Newark: 54 Halsey St, Newark, NJ
Become a Member!
- Be part of the organized effort to ensure that all children in the city of Newark have equitable access to high-quality, sequential arts education opportunities both in and out of school.
- Access professional development
- Opportunities to network and collaborate
- Access to regular updates and information in the field of arts education
- Art students are 55% more likely to attend post-secondary schools than students who don’t take art classes
- NJ Standards call for every School District in NJ to provide sequential learning (Sequential learning is education offered in a series of steps) – offering students a learning experience that gradually increases skill level over time. of dance, theater, music and visual arts for K-12.
- A lack of access to arts programming can have negative effects on students throughout their lives.
For more information on Arts Advocacy, click here.
The Newark Arts Education Roundtable (NAER) is a strategic alliance of 50+ arts education stakeholders, including public, charter, and private schools; artists; arts and cultural organizations; youth and community development entities; businesses; funders; and state and local government agencies. Our mission is to collaborate to ensure that all children in grades PreK-12 in the city of Newark have equitable access to high quality, sequential arts education opportunities, both in and out of school.
NAER is under the umbrella of the which serves as a fiscal sponsor.
The NAER is made possible by the generous support of:
The Prudential Foundation, The Victoria Foundation, The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts