We need some uplifting news on this blog as well. Here's the story of a Boston area school where the principal decided to try funding the arts instead of high security as a means of improving test scores. It worked! 

Here's the link:

http://dailynightly.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/05/01/18005192-principal-fires-security-guards-to-hire-art-teachers-and-transforms-elementary-school?utm_source=buffer&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Buffer:%2BBlogWood%2Bon%2Btwitter&buffer_share=983fc

And here's a video:

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/51739297#51739297
 


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nancy robb dunst
05/24/2013 10:12am

I love this idea, iat inspires and engages kids, is rewarding for the
teachers, and will give us a generation of kids that will be well
rounded citizens who give back to their community.

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