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Assistant Director of AEP and State Relations Strategist at Education Commission of the States |

Kate was formerly the assistant director of the Arts Education Partnership.

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The Arts and CTE: Building Tomorrow’s Creative Workforce Today

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The Importance of Arts Education in Workforce Preparation

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How We Can Support States in 2017

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Changes in State Education Leadership

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