New program places working artists in Memphis preschools

National organization wants to bring college intern museum program to Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Published: December 17, 2018 11:41 PM CT
Fifty Shelby County Schools pre-kindergarten teachers and administrators began professional development workshops in early childhood visual arts curricula, art center management strategies and the connections between visual arts, literacy and early childhood development in late September.


Agnes Gund Shelby County Schools Studio in a School Studio Institute Tom Cahill
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.

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