We stay on top of the latest trends, opportunities and threats in our field. Our newsletter provides a digest of current arts education headlines; our Legislative Update tracks bills in the California Legislature that could impact arts programs in our schools; and, our blog offers an in depth view or opinion on current policy issues. Below are the latest news stories about our work.  

Alliance Press Releases

Student Voices Summit & Screening in Los Angeles - March 7, 2017

California Arts Education Advocates Celebrate the Return of Dance and Theatre Credentials in Schools - December 11, 2016

Arts Now Humboldt Summit - Region-Wide Conference to Offer Strategies and Resources for Bringing Creative Education to Rural School Districts - December 7, 2016

California Arts Education Advocates Celebrate the Return of Dance and Theatre Credentials in Schools

TADA! California Schools Get Dance and Theatre Credentials - September 26, 2016

Leaders and Students Come Together in Day­long, Statewide Discussion about Effective Ways to Increase Arts Education in Public Schools - September 2, 2016

STUDENT VOICES CAMPAIGN LETS STUDENTS SPEAK - 20 Students Selected as Finalists from 7 California Counties - April 12, 2016

Launch of Online Guide Put Arts Integration within Reach of Title I Schools - February 10, 2015

California Arts Council Invests In Student Voices - December 2, 2014

Americans For The Arts Launches New State Arts Education Initiative at National Conference of State Legislatures - August 20, 2014

Kate Byrne, Linda Johnson and Joan Palmer Join Board of Directors of California Alliance for Arts Education - May 22, 2014

How Schools Use Arts Education Strategies to Achieve Title I Goals - February 18, 2014

CREATE CA - Restoring the Arts to California Schools - January 31, 2014

Title 1 Program Embraces Arts Education to Improve Educational Outcomes for Low-income Students - January 30, 2014

Arts Education Advocates Publish Survey of Humboldt School Board Candidates - October 21, 2013 

Arts & Culture Candidate Surveys Completed In 33 LA County Races - October 9, 2013

Willaim Tisdale Joins Board - August 1, 2013

New Joins to California Alliance Policy Council - June 11, 2013

Forging a Policy Pathway for Arts Education - April 4, 2013

California Alliance Launches Board Fellows Program - February 10, 2013

Students Unleash Creativity in Campaign to Keep Arts In Schools - January 31, 2013

Shirin Vakharia Joins Board of Directors of California Alliance for Arts Education - November 19, 2012

Mary Anne Keshen & Lisa Podos Join Board of Directors of California Alliance for Arts Education - June 15, 2012

Eight OC School Districts Receive Grants to Fund Arts Plans - April 6, 2012

New Law Would Broaden Expectations of Schools Beyond Standardized Tests - February 7, 2012

Students Bring Back the Arts - December 7, 2011

California Alliance for Arts Education Names New Executive Director – July 7, 2011

Arts Education In City Schools Saved By Solar Power  June 21, 2011

San Diego Arts Education Programs Win National Award Days Before Being Cut By 93%  - March 31, 2011

California Alliance Releases Survey of Candidates for Superintendent of Public Instruction on the Role of Arts Education - October 25, 2010

California Alliance Releases Arts Education Survey of School Board Candidates - October 6, 2010

Celebrities and Candidates Come Together for Arts Education - September 30, 2010

Creativity, Education and California’s Future - September 21, 2010

San Diego Business Leaders Join Effort to Sustain Arts Education in Public Schools - May 7, 2010

In South Bay District Students Care for Instruments; Community Cares for Music Ed - April 6, 2010

Launch of Newport-Mesa Alliance for Arts Education - March 5, 2010

Webinar Reaches Communities with Immediate Strategies and Information - March 2, 2010

Launch of Huntington Beach Alliance for Arts Education - February 18, 2010

Launch of Anaheim Alliance for Arts Education - February 19, 2010

Open Letter to the School Board - February 4, 2010

Alliance for Arts Education Unites Local Leaders - May 5, 2009

Kennedy Center Nominates Newport-Mesa School District - May 5 2009

New Budget Puts Arts Education at Risk Statewide - February 23, 2009

Sonoma County Alliance for Arts Education Unites Local Leaders - February 13, 2009

California Alliance for Arts Education Urges Governor to Stand Strong in Support of Arts Education - January 30, 2008

Bakersfield Alliance for Arts Education Unites Community Leaders - May 20, 2008

Governor's Promise To Arts Education Preserved - May 20, 2008

Creativity at Crossroads of California's Investment in Education - May 7, 2008