Catching STEAM

Catching STEAM

Essentially a catchy acronym for arts integration targeted at math and science, STEAM has ignited the imaginations of scientists, artists, and educators nationwide. Those on the outside of art and education may wonder: what does a STEAM program look like? Why do it? This blog offers a quick look into one such program steaming forward in the center of the Midwest.
15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers | Tony Arruza

15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers | Tony Arruza

Opening Previews Thursday, December 1 and Friday, December 2 An exhibition unlike any other, "15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers" is the brainchild of Tony Arruza who has traveled the world in search of professional ...
Culture & Cocktails Kravis Memories - Michael Bracci, Judith Mitchell & Lee Bell

Culture & Cocktails: Kravis Memories

A Conversation About the 25th Anniversary of the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Monday, November 7, 2016 5-7 p.m. Sharing backstage stories about Palm Beach County’s largest performing arts center and ...
Kravis Center Education Brochure

Kravis Center 2016-2017 Education Brochure available online

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts and the Palm Beach County School District are members of the Partners in Education program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Selected because of their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of education in and through the arts, the partnership team participates in collaborative efforts to make the arts integral to education. Student programs and professional development for teachers are available.
The Art of the Science Learning

Arts-Based Learning Leads to Improvements in Creative Thinking Skills, Collaborative Behaviors and Innovation Outcomes

For thousands of years, the arts have played a central role in human learning. In recent decades, the central role of creativity, collaboration, communication and empathy in STEM innovation and workforce development has become widely recognized and accepted. But research into the impact of arts-based learning on STEM innovation has been very limited.
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How to Create Gender Equality in the Arts, According to Four Female Museum Directors

Earlier this week, four female museum directors gazed up at an image of a woman sporting the all-caps slogan “The Future is Female.” They were gathered to discuss the dearth of women in art-world leadership roles—and what it takes to get there. “I hope that the future is female—at least balanced female, male, and they,” mused Anne Pasternak, who recently became the first female director of the Brooklyn Museum. “But we have a long way to go, very clearly.”
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