Austin named as new partner with Any Given Child Program

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Today Darrell Ayers from the Kennedy Center, Mayor Lee Leffingwell, City Manager Marc Ott, Superintendent Meria Carstarphen and mindPOP Executive Director Brent Hasty joined together to announce the exciting news below!

The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts Announced Austin, Texas as Partner City for Any Given Child – a program that creates long-range arts education planning for students Grade K-8.

Any Given Child seeks to bring access, balance, and equity to each child’s art education, using an affordable model that combines the resources of the school district, local arts groups, and the Kennedy Center. This program creates a Long-Range Arts Education Plan for Students Grades K-8.

Congratulations to all art organizations, teachers, community leaders and citizens for providing the excitement and impetus needed to attract this kind of national attention and support!

Read the full Press Release or Watch Video!