An arts charter that adds science, technology, math and engineering finds a winning combination.
Despite its creativity-focused economy, California arts education among the nation's worst
Courses such as civics, technology, music and the arts, aren't luxuries that are just nice to have, U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. said in a statement.
The program was aimed at helping students become proficient in English.
The method aligns with the Common Core approach to learning.