Students from the Atlanta Youth Orchestra perform during the 2015 Nancy Hanks Lecture
“The arts matter because we can’t talk about equitable learning experiences without investment in the arts and having our students have access to the arts. Equity lives there, as well.”
- Cindy Marten, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education, June 22, 2021
Do you agree? If you do, please join us in signing this letter to Dr. Miguel A. Cardona, U.S. Secretary of Education, urging him to take specific steps at the Department of Education to help rectify these inequities through better data and assessments, clearer communication with state and local officials, and engagement of senior staff.
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