Fact of the Week

Every week we post a fact about why art matters and how art helps children, adults, students and the community to learn, grow and come together.

"Arts integration allows students to explore their knowledge, thoughts, opinions, and feelings about content in creative ways." www.edutopia.org

Public Art provides a safe visual experience while becoming a catalyst for raising awareness for social issues during the most trying of times. www.artnews.com

"As a well-rounded subject area under federal education law, the Every Students Succeeds Act, music and the arts support the social and emotional well-being of students," meartsed

Arts have the ability to lift one's life from homelessness to a life of stability...nextcity.org

"The sustainability and fragility of our environment- the world that surrounds us and everything we rely on to survive- is crucial. www.americansforthearts.org

Studies have shown that the visual arts have a positive impact on a student's ability to...www.publicschoolreview.com


COVID19 Social Study was conducted by the University of London and found that 30 minutes of participation in an arts activity...www.bloomberg.org

"States, Schools, Communities, Organizations and other Agencies can implement arts education focused programs...www.ecs.org

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