Arts integration in the classroom curriculum enhances learning opportunities and academic success for all learners. In his study investigating the particular characteristics and dynamics that encourage or limit arts use in teaching, Oreck (2006) suggests that overall creative outlooks as opposed to specific skill sets was a major factor in determining arts use in classrooms.
When an artist calls the City for assistance, every department, from the City Hall receptionist, the Mayor’s Office, Zoning, Parks and Recreation, to the Tax Assessor’s Office, knows where to locate me. It should not take dozens of phone calls to track the City’s arts advocate down.
Wales Arts International : A collaboration between the British Council and the Arts Council of Wales that offers an international audience the opportunity to gain a clear perspective on the arts from Wales while facilitating communication between presenters, organizations, festival directors, companies, and artists.
Recent Reports from the National Art Education Association (NAEA) confirmed with Governor Davis when they reported Students in art study score higher on both their Verbal and Math SAT tests than those who are not enrolled in arts courses (California Art Study, 2003, p. 5). Attached is a copy of the test scores of students in the arts and students with no arts coursework.
You can help your favourite not-for-profit arts organisation raise funds to continue the community enriching work they do by opening a Community Reward Account The more you save, the more Beyond Bank will donate back to the registered arts organisations.