On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
WOSU News Archives For: July 1, 2008
Franklin County Commissioners spend most of their $314,000,000 General Fund budget on justice and public safety. But, they also provide $28,000 for free lesson on piano, guitar and other stringed instruments for children in low-income families.
State lawmakers and education leaders say high-tech businesses are blooming, so it’s time to focus on educating kids in science, technology, engineering and math – otherwise known as the STEM curriculum. But advocates for the arts, social studies and other courses say the classes shouldn’t be cut to give STEM room to grow.