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May 20, 2020

Boston Public Schools, EdVestors and Open Door Arts Come Together to Secure and Distribute Art Supplies for Boston Students in Need

4,400 Crayola art kits will be distributed to enable creative expression critical to social emotional health during COVID-19 related school closures BOSTON – May 20, 2020 – In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Open Door Arts, an affiliate of Seven Hills Foundation, and EdVestors have collaborated with the Boston Public...

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October 24, 2019

My path to college included an arts internship that infused my life with creativity — and a clerical skill set, too

The October 24, 2019 Hechinger Report Student Voice op-ed by Eleasah Whittaker, “My path to college included an arts internship that infused my life with creativity — and a clerical skill set, too”, details Eleasah's experience with Actors' Shakespeare Project through the inaugural Boston Bloomberg Arts Internship in Summer...

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September 10, 2019

National Arts in Education Week celebrates the transformative powers of creative skills

The September 9, 2019 Hechinger Report Op-Ed article by Marinell Rousmaniere and Myran Parker-Brass, “National Arts in Education Week celebrates the transformative powers of creative skills”, describes the impact of arts education and its ability to equip young people with necessary skills to exceed in school, work, and life....

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June 11, 2019

As some districts zero in on test scores, Boston celebrates revitalized arts education

The June 9, 2019 Boston Globe article by Kellen Browning, “As some districts zero in on test scores, Boston celebrates revitalized arts education”, highlights the impact and growth of the Boston Public Schools Arts Expansion Initiative - with EdVestors as lead partner - as it enters it's 10th year. From the article: According...

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June 7, 2019

Mayor Walsh, Boston Public Schools and EdVestors Announce Over $350,000 in Arts Expansion Grants at Annual Citywide Arts Festival

       As the BPS Arts Expansion initiative marks its 10th anniversary, the new grants to nearly 60 schools highlight an ongoing commitment to expand quality arts education across Boston   BOSTON (June 4, 2019) – Boston Public School students will continue to receive their quality arts education programs...

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