Arts educator Glenn Bailey has joined Fotofest as the new manager of their acclaimed Literacy Through Photography program. Bailey, who has put in five years in the nonprofit sector in Pittsburgh and in Washington D.C. where he did school outreach for the Kennedy Center, and has a BFA in in Digital Arts and Photography from Bowling Green State University in Ohio, began work last week.
Bailey takes over as FotoFest’s popular in-school student visual literacy program is moving into its twenty-second year in Houston area schools. The LTP program offers regular classroom courses as well as after school programs. It provides special teacher training, professional development workshops and special teacher support with classroom residencies.