Art IS Education: 2020 Celebrating 20 Years, "CREATIVITY IS NOT OPTIONAL!"

    Art IS Education is an annual month-long showcase of arts learning in Alameda County schools and community sites in March during National Arts Education Month. This year marks its 20th year anniversary of advancing all art forms as an essential part of a high quality and equitable education that ensures every student reaches their maximum potential.

    The Art IS Education 2020 theme is “Creativity is Not Optional!” connects to Create CA growing statewide movement demanding that every student has access to an arts education. We know that arts education develops a generation of creative problem solvers and transforms communities. That’s why we must demand the arts in every school.