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Transforming a School Through Arts Integration

Structuring a school around the arts can help students excel academically and develop social and emotional

The Art of Cancer Caregiving: How Art Therapies Can Benefit Those Caring for Cancer Patients

A cancer diagnosis is incredibly stressful for the person receiving the diagnosis. But those caring for the patient,

How Art Can Help Center a Student's Learning Experience

When I visited Maya Lin, an elementary school in Alameda, California where art

Arts Commission Releases New Arts Education Research with Promising Results

The Indiana arts Commission (IAC) released today its newest report on the Partnering Arts,

Art Classes instead of court dates? In low-level cases, Brooklyn DA says yes

People arrested in low-level misdemeanors in Brooklyn will now have the

Arts in Education Equals Better Grades, Happier Kids

Studies show that the arts improve students' abilities to conceptualize, problem-solve and retain information.

Murals Across America: The Very Best Street Art in Every State

Murals Across America: The Very Best Street Art in Every State- From Alaska to Vermont, street art tells us stories about local heroes, history and community pride.

Report: Arts a vehicle for teaching SEL skills

Report: Arts a vehicle for teaching SEL skills- Social-emotional skills are an integral part of arts education, and arts instruction is a vehicle for addressing social-emotional learning (SEL) in schools,

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