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Report: Reinvesting in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future Through Creative Schools

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"When young people are involved with the arts, something changes in their lives."

Did you know that a high-quality arts education not only raises student achievement in math and reading, but also increases student motivation while supporting habits of mind and social/emotional skills? These are the findings of Reinvesting in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future Through Creative Schools, a 2011 report from the President's Committee for the Arts and Humanities.

Read the report to learn more about the research supporting arts integration in schools, with recommendations on how you can bring high-quality art programs into your school.

Research Cited: President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (2011). Reinvesting in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future Through Creative Schools. Washington, DC.

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