That’s why we want to make ALIC open-source, digital, and free for every teacher in Washington State--all we need is a little help from you!

STATE ARTS STANDARDS

ARTS ARE CORE There are certain statements you'll never hear: Writing is an elective. Math is only available as part of after-school enrichment. A parent comes in once per semester to do Science with the kids. We have a local Reading group visit the school to meet standards. It should be just

CORNERSTONES OF CREATIVE CAPACITY

A SNAPSHOT OF THE STATE OF THE ARTS Cornerstones of Creative Capacity (C3) is a research project designed to support equity in arts education by (1) identifying the current arts education infrastructure reality in school districts throughout King County, Washington and (2) determining infrastructure essentials to sustain arts education as defined

2017 SCHOOL BOARD SURVEY RESULTS

Board Candidate Surveys are ready! Just look for your district and any candidates who completed the survey are hyperlinked. No link in your district? That means your candidates didn't respond and it is a GREAT opportunity for you to check out the smARTS arts education guide. Begin the conversation with your school board about the supporting The

Volunteer with Us!

Community activism's most important ingredient is the community. Join our volunteer team today! Click on any of the titles to read the full volunteer job description. Click here to apply online. We'll be adding more positions throughout the year so if you don't see what you're looking for,  check back or fill out an application

Why do we need ArtsEd Washington?

As I’ve been chatting with folks about ArtsEd Washington, I sometimes get a blank stare back when I say that we’re an arts education advocacy organization. I admit it is a mouthful. Let me break it down. ArtsEd Washington works to change policies and systems. That still doesn't quite project the nuances though. Let me

Art is Messy (and so are Website Redesigns)

ArtsEd Washington has been around since 1983. We’ve had many looks, a couple of names, and changed to reflect the state we serve. Over the next few months, we will be updating many things, the first of which will be the website. Sometimes, the process is meticulous as figure drawing at an atelier. Sometimes, it

School Board Survey Results 2017

Board Candidate Surveys are ready! Just look for your district and any candidates who completed the survey are hyperlinked. No link in your district? That means your candidates didn't respond and it is a GREAT opportunity for you to check out the smARTS arts education guide. Begin the conversation with your school board about the supporting The Arts, a