George Lucas Educational Foundation
Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in the arts.
Making an Event out of Art
After celebrating her school’s 20th annual Arts Week, an elementary school teacher shares how to put on an event like this.
Building a Sense of Community With Music
How a music program can fortify peer relationships and increase parent engagement and community involvement.
Using Digital Tools in the Music Classroom
Apps and tools are changing the way students learn to play an instrument, but there’s no getting around the need for lots of practice.
A Giant Maker Project
K–12 students design and build 10-foot-tall puppets for a production of The BFG, and learn collaboration, engineering, and design thinking in the process.
Counted Thread Embroidery: Does it Have a Place in the Classroom?
The Implications of Hamilton for High School Teaching
What I Learned from Singaporean Teachers About Arts Education
A Career in the Arts? Let’s Get Real
Supporting students who are interested in following this path.
Rock On! How I Taught Focus to a Class That Wouldn't Sit Still
Arts Integration: Deepening Understanding of Core Content
Arts integration is more than an afterthought. You can use the arts to both meet your arts standards and deepen academic learning.