Friday June 4, 2010 | Why ‘The Arts’ is ImportantJune 2, 2010 at 11:19 am | Posted in Coming Up | 11 Comments
Best-selling author Daniel Pink says that for the next generation to be leaders in the modern world, schools need to shift to a more holistic and creative model of learning – to use the right side of the brain. And, he says, the arts play a critical role in that. We’ll talk to Daniel Pink about the importance of the arts, why he thinks there will be a major change in the workforce of our future and how arts integration in schools is important for student success.
Daniel Pink – Arts Integration Activist and Author of four books including A Whole New Mind. Former Chief Speechwriter for VP Al Gore
Christie Kahil – ArtStart Coordinator, develops arts integration curriculum for CMS
- Daniel Pink’s website
- More information about ArtStart
- Event | Daniel Pink will speak Tuesday June 8th, 4-6pm at The Knight Theater (the event is free but RSVP is required)