Arts Note: Riverview Gardens district director named Art Educator of the Yea
Jason Brown of the Riverview Gardens School District has been named as the 2012 Art Educator of the Year by the Arts and Education Council. As director of fine arts, Brown facilitated the high school choir's public performances including one at Powell Hall, and organized the district's first Fine Arts Showcase. Through grants, he has also helped students attend local performances and events, and purchase new instruments. Brown will be honored in a Jan. 23, 2012, ceremony.