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As long as subject matter is set aside as "special" we will continue to have
difficulty getting anyone to take it seriously. And to be honest, as long as
we have teachers who just teach "lessons" and not art content it will continue
to be difficult.But don't give up the ghost. It is those individual cases of
success that make it worth plowing on. I might suggest that you add the local
administration, school board, business people to your list of people to
convince. I am working in that direction more now. I am also working hard in
my local art organizations to get them more involved. Chin up!!