Forum on Arts Education

A Compilation of Entries from Barry's Blog

Barry Hessenius, Julie Fry, and various respondents


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For four consecutive weeks during July and August of 2011, Julie Fry, Program Officer, Performing Arts for The William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Barry Hessenius of Barry’s Blog ( hosted an ongoing discussion on arts education and the myriad of issues and challenges facing the field. Twenty-six arts education leaders from across the country agreed to participate as guest bloggers, answering and responding to specific questions put to them by the hosts. This document is a compilation of the entries, reflection questions, and responses by readers.