No Right Brain Left Behind

Ana Luisa Cardona is an independent consultant in the arts, education, and creativity. She served as the Michigan Department of Education’s Arts Education Consultant where she provided leadership in arts education curriculum, instruction, and assessment for the past 13 years. Founding president of NEA funded State Education Agencies Directors of Arts Education (SEADAE) and Artes Unidas de Michigan, she is committed to educational equity including opportunities for the artistic and creative development of all students. In this presentation Cardona talks about the importance of arts in K-12 education.