Making Connections: Stories That Reveal the Impact of Research,
Policy and Practice
Explore Stories Across Four Focus Areas
RAISE STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AND SUCCESS
SUPPORT EFFECTIVE EDUCATORS AND SCHOOL LEADERS
TRANSFORM THE TEACHING AND LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
BUILD LEADERSHIP CAPACITY AND KNOWLEDGE
The Success Stories project collects submissions from organizations that highlight successful arts education programs. These stories demonstrate the benefits of arts integration across the education spectrum and promote continued collaboration and learning for individuals and organizations working toward student achievement and success.
How Educators Make the
Arts Work for Kids in Utah
The Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program provides arts-integrated instruction to elementary students, effectively increasing student performance in every subject — from language arts and social studies to math and science.
California Title I Arts Initiative
” Arts programs can help schools achieve the goals of Title I by facilitating student engagement and learning, strengthening parent involvement, and improving school climate and school wide behavior.” – Joe Landon, Executive Director, California Alliance for Arts Education