Press Releases

Media requests for background information, interviews, photographs or expert sources can be directed to Laura Johnson, Senior Associate for Communications and Partnerships: or 202-326-8696.


AEP Releases ArtScan 2014: What State Policies Say About Arts Education in America (PDF)


Why the Arts Matter for America’s Students: Focus of AEP National Forum Coming to Pittsburgh – September 24, 2014 (PDF)
Preparing Students for the Next America: The Benefits of an Arts Education (PDF)
National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE)  Partners with AEP on Arts Education Policy Portal (PDF)
Call for Existing Research on Arts Programs (PDF)


ArtsEdSearch Graduate Fellows Program Release (PDF)
Fall 2012 National Forum Release (PDF)
ArtsEdSearch Release (PDF)
Spring 2012 National Forum Release (PDF)
Music Matters Press Release (PDF)


Fall 2011 National Forum Release (PDF)