The New Standard

Haven’t you always wondered how teachers knew what to teach? They’re called “standards”, and they’re the backbone of classroom instruction. They provide students, teachers, parents, and the public at large, a look into what students are learning in their school.And in the arts, we’ve got shiny new ones to show off in 2018!

In this episode of “The Dive”, we sit down with Carrie Ann Power, Education Associate for Visual & Performing Arts at the SC Department of Education, and talk about new Visual & Performing Arts standards which will fully roll out in schools across the state next school year.


The Dive is produced by the South Carolina Arts Alliance, a leader in advocacy, leadership development, and public awareness for the arts in South Carolina. Hosted by GP McLeer, executive director.

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