In an episode of the Know Your Rights Camp Podcast, host Alysha P. discusses the importance of art programs in schools with guests Brandan “BMike” Odums, a visual artist, and Sean Tory, a community educator. They discuss the negative effects of cutting art programs in schools, such as limiting students' creativity and potential career paths. They also argue that art should be seen as a core subject, not a luxury, as it can enhance other areas of learning like math and reading. They also highlight the importance of community programs and mentors in fostering creativity and providing opportunities for artistic expression.
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