Why Art Matters

Fact of the Week #157: The Arts Foster a Strong Work Ethic. Many students come into art classes with little or no prior experiences in art. The challenges of acquiring new...theartofed.com

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Fact of the Week #156: Research is demonstrating that creative expression also contributes to better health..artandhealing.org

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Fact of the Week #155:For the military common transitions, such as enlistment, training, or deployment, have an impact on individuals...americasforthearts.org

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Fact of the Week #154: Artist communities conduct programs with...arts.gov

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Fact of the Week #153: A High-Quality, Visual Arts Education Encourages Meaningful Parental Involvement. The visual arts impact...arteducators.org

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Art In U.S. News

What To Tell Parents Who Say Art Doesn't Matter: Have you ever come across a parent who tries to belittle art? Perhaps it's in the middle of....theartofed.com

8 Ways the Arts Can Boost Your Local Economy- The arts and culture sector is often looked at through a very narrow lens. Theatre productions, museum exhibitions and symphony orchestras typically comprise...citiesspeark.org

How Making Art Helps Teens Better Understand Their Mental Health:The benefits of art in a child's education are widespread. Art can help kids express...ww2.kqed.org

How 'Artful Thinking' Can Improve Your Visual Intelligence- A recent study from the University of Pennsylvania shows how principles from the field of visual arts...www.bigthink.com

Art in Canada News

Art that Builds Community- Artists play a leading role in sustaining the vitality of our communities.They bring people together to address..canadacouncil.ca

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The Canadian Arts Coalition Makes Recommendations to the Standing Committee on Finance: The Canadian Arts Coalition offers three recommendations for the development..www.canadianartscoalition.com

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Art students set sights high with healing ceiling at Toronto hospital- Katerina Davies was just a kid when she broke her arm cartwheeling off a bench. But the 17-year-old..www.thestar.com

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Art Gallery Visits Linked to Well-Being, Study Says- A recent study released by Hill Strategies suggests a link between art gallery visits and...www.canadianart.ca

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