arts programs

Miki Baumgarten, Ph.D. – Media & Arts Education Services, Inc. consults with arts organizations and museums on the design, implementation, and evaluation of wide-ranging arts programs for young people.  Programs encompass a variety of art forms, including visual art, music, dance, drama, and art history.  Educational objectives go well beyond learning the art form itself – extending to enhancing school enjoyment and retention; facilitating gains in academic performance, pro-social skills and character attributes; aiding in communication; diminishing aggressive tendencies, and more.