Arts Program in Poor Performing Schools Boost Learning

April 26, 2017 02:18 AM
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President Trump's proposed cuts to the federal budget for the arts is creating concern that it may impact a program started by former first lady Michelle Obama that is showing signs of success. Turnaround Arts gets some funding from federal tax dollars, and it helps some of the nation's lowest performing schools improve learning in all educational subjects. VOA's Elizabeth Lee reports from Los Angeles.