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Turn Around Arts Initiative Results Just Released

Turn Around Arts Initiative Results Just Released

Yes, Larger Than Life Murals is passionate about arts and culture in schools, and findings of the Turn Around Arts Initiative Study is just one more reason why.

Turn Around Arts

The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH)

Released the results of an independent study that shows substantial gains in student achievement at schools participating in its Turnaround Arts initiative.  The eight schools’ in the pilot phase of the initiative, showing increases in reading and math scores, as well as an increase in attendance and a decrease in suspensions, demonstrate that the program’s use of the arts is having a measureable impact on low-performing schools by increasing student engagement and narrowing the achievement gap.

The researchers found that…

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