A critical moment for the future of
education in New York City.
Budget cuts and an increased focus on testing and test prep have led to a pronounced narrowing of the curriculum in public schools. Big cities such as Chicago, Los Angeles and Seattle are advancing ambitious plans to expand access to arts education and creative learning.
Now, it is New York City’s turn. Hear what candidates for Mayor, Borough President and Comptroller have to say about the future of arts education and creative learning in city public schools.