A searchable clearinghouse of the latest state policies supporting education in and through the arts from all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

ArtScan at Glance

Explore a summary of state policies related to K-12 arts education identified in statute or code for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

State Policies

Capture a snapshot of all the data ArtScan has to offer about your state including state policies in 14 policy areas.

State Reports

Compare the policies of all 50 states and the District of Columbia within specific policy areas.

All 50 states and the District of Columbia have content or performance standards for the arts in education.

Thirty-two states define the arts as a core or academic subject.