Learn how to navigate the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and articulate the value of opera K-12 education programs. Sandra Ruppert, director of the Arts Education Partnership, will provide an overview of the CCSS. Hear from Brandon Gryde, director of government affairs at OPERA America, about how the opera field has contributed to arts education advocacy. Jill Burnham, education manager at Los Angeles Opera, and Barbara Lynne Jamison, youth programs manager at Seattle Opera, will join the conversation for a discussion on how opera companies are working with schools and teachers to prepare students for success.
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