There's an opportunity for using arts to help boost student achievement under the new federal law, but research lags far behind practice.
Recently in Arts Education Category
November 09, 2017
June 23, 2017
Some states will use more than math and English/language arts exams to judge school quality.
May 23, 2017
The arts and humanities endowments and IMLS, which support education programs, face drastic cuts in the 2018 federal budget.
May 12, 2017
Welcome to the National Poetry Out Loud Competition, where 53 high school students recited poems—classical, modern, long, and short—and competed for $20,000 in prize money.
May 10, 2017
A program that originated in the White House is being carried on and expanded with support from government and private organizations.
May 03, 2017
The President's proposed budget would have cut the agencies, but congressional proposals give them a boost in funding.
April 25, 2017
The most recent NAEP finds that girls outperform boys and that Hispanic and Asian students' average scores have increased notably.
April 11, 2017
The new research using data from the National Endowment for the Arts also shows that socioeconomic status isn't always a barrier to making art.
March 16, 2017
This is the first time a president has proposed eliminating the arts and humanities endowments, both of which support educational activities.
March 07, 2017
The Every Student Succeeds Act opened the doors for states to revamp their accountability systems and include new indicators of school quality.