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PCAH Announces the Creative Youth Development National Partnership

The President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities (PCAH) has launched the Creative Youth Development National Partnership with the National Guild for Community Arts Education, Massachusetts Cultural Council, and Americans for the Arts. Creative youth development (CYD) is a recently coined ... Read More »

Turnaround Arts Kids Perform for Singapore Prime Minister

Turnaround Arts Kids Perform for Singapore Prime Minister
The President’s Committee Executive Director Megan Beyer was invited by First Lady Michelle Obama to bring some of PCAH’s Turnaround Arts students from Savoy Elementary School in Washington, DC to perform for Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong and his wife Ho Ching, as well as the ... Read More »

John Brademas: An Appreciation

As an 11-term congressman from Indiana, Brademas left an historic legacy that altered this nation’s cultural and educational landscape. He was principal sponsor of legislation that created the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities in 1965, as well as ... Read More »

PCAH Releases New Turnaround Arts Video

A new Turnaround Arts video was unveiled at the White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show, where students from Turnaround Arts schools nationwide performed for First Lady Michelle Obama. Powerfully delivering the message that all children deserve to experience the transformative power of arts and ... Read More »

First Lady Announces New Partnership with Kennedy Center to Support Turnaround Arts at Student Talent Show

Students from Turnaround Arts schools nationwide performed for First Lady Michelle Obama, their peers, and artist mentors at the White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show to showcase the power of arts education. First Lady Michelle Obama kicked off the show announcing an expansion of Turnaround ... Read More »