Education A State Capitals Roundup

Grant Promotes Art

By Joetta L. Sack — May 24, 2005 1 min read

The Education Commission of the States has received a $100,000 grant from the New York City-based Ford Foundation to help states integrate arts education into the curriculum. The Denver-based ECS and its chairman, GOP Gov. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, have promoted arts education to promote student achievement.