In partnership with the U.S. Department of Education, the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and with support from the National Endowment for the Arts, Art.Write.Now.DC is on display from September 15, 2017 through July 2018.
The exhibitions feature a selection of works from the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.
The U.S. Department of Education’s Student Art Exhibit Program
The U.S. Department of Education’s Student Art Exhibit Program, now in its thirteenth year under the direction of the Office of Communications and Outreach and the Office of Innovation and Improvement, features visual and performing art created by students in U.S. schools and around the world. The program provides students and teachers an opportunity to display creative work from the classroom in a highly public place that honors their work as an effective path to learning and knowledge for all. Contact Jackye Zimmermann by phone at (202) 401-0762 or by email to visit the exhibition.
Also on display at the U.S. Department of Education
Regional Highlight: Harris County Department of Education (TX)
The Regional Highlight showcases the impressive efforts of the Harris County Department of Education in Texas in presenting the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The Harris County Department of Education offers services to 25 rural, suburban, and urban school districts within its primary service area, as well as school districts and governmental agencies in surrounding counties.
The Harris County Department of Education received the 2017 Gold Key for Excellence in the Field Award, presented annually to an outstanding Affiliate Partner of the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to identify students with exceptional artistic and literary talent and present their remarkable work to the world through the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The Alliance is proud to feature the dedication, community engagement, and support of Harris County students and educators that our partner demonstrates by presenting the Harris County Regional Highlight at the U.S. Department of Education.