Doing Well and Doing Good by Doing Art
The Arts Education Partnership (AEP) Wire summarizes the findings and updates of James Catterall’s recently released study of approximately 25,000 secondary school students initially carried out in the 1990s over a four-year period. The original research found significant connections between high involvement in arts learning and general academic success with strong links to pro-social outcomes (community involvement). To read the complete study, click here.
- Charlie Rathbun “ArtsEd Washington has stepped up to fill a critical void at the intersection of school leadership, parental and community participation, professional teaching organizations, corporate involvement and the political process.” Charlie Rathbun 4Culture