A new art exhibition at the U.S. Department of Education seeks to highlight the work art museums are doing with local schools.
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May 15, 2012
May 02, 2012
The new campaign comes as access to theater instruction in the elementary grades has sharply declined at the elementary level.
April 26, 2012
The National Endowment for the Arts has just announced a series of grants, many of which will help fuel arts education in schools and communities.
April 03, 2012
Disadvantaged young people who get high exposure to the arts show more positive outcomes in a variety of areas than their peers who lack such arts opportunities.
April 02, 2012
New national data do not bear out the oft-expressed claim that the arts have been squeezed out of the classroom in recent years.
March 29, 2012
Arts education advocates suggest that Title I is a largely untapped resource for boosting student achievement through the arts.
March 21, 2012
At a panel discussion last week, experts argued for giving ample classroom time and attention to history, science, and the arts.
March 09, 2012
About 22 percent of teachers say arts and music programs have been cut over the past year, a new survey shows.
February 08, 2012
A public-private initiative in Boston to vastly increase access to quality arts education in schools just received a new infusion of $4 million.
February 02, 2012
Officials in several states are exploring the idea of developing a creativity index for schools.