Supporting the arts has always been a key objective for NAMTA members but never has Art Advocacy been more crucial than it is today. Study after study has shown that including art-related activities in a child’s education will produce a smarter, more creative and successful student.
Advocating for the arts enhances every community and it makes good business sense, too.
Reconnecting art and science classroom- Today, economic and social growth is driven by disruption. New approaches displace the old with breathtaking speed. www.thehill.com
Finding their voices: Arts grant helps young women in state custody gain confidence- Every Monday, artist Tony Jones comes to the squat, institiutional-looking building, its bland exterior...www.gazette.net.com
How Arts Education Teaches Kids to Learn From Failure- Schools are beginning to recognize that arts education is not merely...ww2.kqed.org
How to Teach Art to Kids, According to Mark Rothko- If you've ever seen Mark Rothko's paintings- large canvases filled with fields of atmospheric...www.artsy.net