Arts Integrated Teacher Education Benefits Elementary Students and Teachers Alike
01 February 2021

“My 1st graders pantomimed today to illustrate understanding of vocabulary. Pantomime pairs well with a current science unit about animals and the structures they use to defend themselves. […]

Arts Education Policy Trends to Look for in 2021
18 December 2020

The 2020 AEP Virtual Gathering may feel like it happened years ago, but it’s only been three months! At this […]

ArtsEdSearch: 300 Studies and Counting
09 December 2020

In 2012, the Arts Education Partnership curated an extensive collection of research on arts education in one place: ArtsEdSearch. Eight […]

Dance Counts: How Policymakers Can Support Access to Quality Arts Education
04 December 2020

Schools across the country have made great strides to offer opportunities for dance education. Educators have pivoted from prioritizing dance […]

Embracing an Enriched Literacy Approach in Quarantimes
03 November 2020

Becky Bailey, founder of Conscious Discipline, says, “No significant learning can occur without significant relationships. Connection is the key.” Students […]

Integrating the Arts to Ensure All Students Can Engage in Learning
08 September 2020

In our uncertain times, it is critical for all students to have access to arts education — provided by a […]

AEP Focuses on Leadership Capacity, Partnerships to Inform Arts Ed Policy
29 April 2020

A major part of the Arts Education Partnership’s work in the past six months has been focused on its new strategic mission and engagement strategy. These […]

New to ArtScan? Here’s What You Need to Know
13 April 2020

Did you know that Nevada has arts education instructional requirements for K-12 public schools, youth centers, state facilities and detention […]

Engaging the Arts in 2020’s Top Education Policy Priorities
19 February 2020

Last month, Education Commission of the States President Jeremy Anderson shared six trending education policy topics we will likely see […]

A Look at the Role of the Arts in Juvenile Justice
18 December 2019

On a given day 43,580 youths are held in residential placement facilities ― including any public or private out-of-home youth […]