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Remembering Shakespeare: Advocating Arts in Education

On William Shakespeare's birthday (April 23rd*), I thought about the impact of Shakespeare in my life. Although I majored in English (British Literature emphasis) and took an excellent college class on his works, my most memorable experiences with "the Bard" were in junior high and high school - and it had nothing to do with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes. I was in the GATE program (Gifted and Talented Education) where select public school students identified as gifted are given educational Read more [...]