|Arts Learning Program|
The Arts Learning Program supports the goal of lifelong learning in the arts by promoting and expanding quality arts education opportunities for all Nevada citizens. To encourage participation in thecreative process, the program component include grants, statewide initiatives, and professional development opportunities.
The ninth year of the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest is kicking into high gear. Again, Nevada Poetry Out Loud (POL) will occur statewide, with Nevada’s 16 school district high schools participating. Structured similarly to the National Spelling Bee, POL begins in communities throughout the state as high school students in public, private, charter and home schools, master public speaking skills, build self-confidence and learn about their literary heritage through the memorization of classic and contemporary poetry.
ARTIST RESIDENCY EXPRESS GRANTS
PROGRAMS & SERVICES
ARTS LICENSE PLATE
Drive home your support of the arts with a "Rich in Art" license plate. For each plate issued, $15 of the initial fee and $10 of the renewal fee supports statewide arts education programs of the NevadaArts Council and VSA arts of Nevada. Read more.
POETRY OUT LOUD
The National Endowment for the Arts and The Poetry Foundation have partnered with State Arts Agencies to support the expansion of Poetry Out Loud, which encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance. Read more.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
NAC continues to work with Western States Arts Federation on Grants Online GO™, our new online grant application and management system for fiscal 2013. GO™ workshops to be announced.
The Arts Education Program offers research, guidance and referrals for the development of arts education projects and plans. AE staff can assist in identifying and applying for alternative sources forfunding that support arts education, and provide material support for arts education advocacy.
NAC STAFF ASSISTANCE
|Arts Learning Program Coordinator||Maryjane Dorofachuk||702.486.3738|