Engaging Creative Minds (ECM) programming runs year-round and includes in-school, curriculum-based arts integration activities, teacher and arts partner professional development for sustainability and summer programming through our exciting Summer STEAM Institute (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). STEAM education is a workforce need,” said Dan Mooney, vice president, Engineering Design Center Boeing South Carolina. “Adding the Arts to STEM is essential for advanced manufacturers like Boeing. We require a pipeline of well-rounded students that meets the demands of a global company in the 21st Century, and that includes skills like problem-solving, creativity, collaboration and innovation.
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2019 CHARLESTON MARATHON®
What a stellar 2018 O2 Fitness Charleston Marathon®!! The race not only attracted a unique runner base but also continued its support of the Arts. The 2018 marathon raised over $75,000 for arts integrated in-school programming, the Charleston Marathon grant program, the youth marathon t-shirt design winners, school performance groups and our amazing volunteer groups.
The 10th annual race is set for January 11, 2020, in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. The weekend features a full marathon, half marathon, youth marathon, and 5k race. The proceeds from the Charleston Marathon® fund fine arts programs in our local schools. Click here to register!
The ECM Blog
The ECM Blog
You can catch us every Friday, when we’ll not only be posting about exciting developments and events at ECM, but also about the local arts scene, creative education initiatives, people and organizations to know, and plenty of opportunities for productive community engagement.
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