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.

Fact of the Week #226

Service members, veterans, and military families benefit from creative arts therapies and community arts activities. www.arts.gov

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Fact of the Week #225

"Regarding participation via the internet, the research finds that in-person, live arts attendance is preferred over online participation." hillstrategies.com

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Fact of the Week #224

Visiting an Art Museum has many benefits which contributes to a well rounded educational experience. www.arteducators.org

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Fact of the Week #223

Artmaking activites in a medical/clinical setting assist patients, patients' families and medical staff with restorative and relaxing experiences. TheNoah.net

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Fact of the Week # 222

"Individual and group art therapy have been found to be effective in helping patients with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in the emotional expression,.....Sciencedirect.com

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Fact of the Week # 221

"Public art reflects and reveals our society and adds meaning to our cities." Association for Public Art

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Fact of the Week # 220

Participation in visual arts helps students who come from low-income backgrounds and English learners experience positive achievement results...www.ecs.org

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Fact of the Week # 219

"It is known that the arts are an essential component of unstructured, inquiry-based learning. www.arteducators.org

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