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Finding their voices: Arts grant helps young women in state custody gain confidence

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

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

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

Art Therapists Provide Art Theraphy in Many Different Places

Art therapists Provide Art Therapy in Many Different Places- Art therapy is provided in many different settings. Sometimes it's in a clinic...www.whitehouse.gov

What To Tell Parents Who Say Art Doesn't Matter

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

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

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

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

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