Welcome to the 2020 Tennessee Arts Academy!

This Year's Going to Be Different!
And We Think.... Pretty Amazing!!

Please Read A Welcome Message from Frank Bluestein
Tennessee Arts Academy Executive Director

Before we get started!

The 2020 Academy is taking place primarily online and will be using Zoom. If you haven't already, please make sure you have Zoom installed on your device.

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The mission of the Tennessee Arts Academy is to provide exceptional quality professional development, arts training, support, encouragement, information and renewal to K-12 teachers and to promote and honor the role of the arts in the lives of all Tennesseans.

The Tennessee Arts Academy is a project of the Tennessee Department of Education and is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee.

Major corporate, organizational, and individual funding support for the Tennessee Arts Academy is generously provided by:

Significant sponsorship, scholarship, and event support is generously provided by the Belmont University Department of Art; Dorothy M. Gillespie Foundation; Solie Fott; Bobby Jean Frost; Germantown Association; Novamet Specialty Products Corporation; Palm Technology, Inc.; Pinnacle Financial Partners; Sara Savell; SFFC Foundation; Strategic Resource Management; The Big Payback; Theatrical Rights Worldwide; and Wegener North America Inc.
Tennessee Arts Academy

Belmont University / 1900 Belmont Blvd. / Nashville,TN 37212

Email: taa@belmont.edu / Phone: 615-460-5451

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