The Whole Child

Grant Elementary is a neighborhood school in Tacoma that has been working with ArtsEd Washington’s Principals Arts Leadership program to help build their arts leadership team, their arts vision, and their concrete plan to attain that vision.

Grant is an outstanding example of arts teaching in a public school. In fact, they are so dedicated to providing a complete education that includes the arts that they call their school “Grant Center for the Expressive Arts.”

How Arts Education Prepared Me to Be

What do we want our kids to be? Young adults discuss how arts education prepared them for life after high school.


Arts education is good for everyone! Learn about the countless benefits of being part of an artistically-inclined community.