Schools That Work
Bates Middle School
Bates Middle school educators report improvements in critical thinking, risk taking, and collaboration.
Critical thinking, risk taking, and collaboration are just some of the areas where Bates Middle School educators report big improvements since integrating the arts.
Educators from Bates Middle School, in Annapolis, Maryland, share arts-integrated lessons and resources that you can use in your school.
Thanks to a bold strategy -- integrating the arts into curricula -- the faculty, staff, and students of Maryland's Bates Middle School are crafting a whole new vision of school transformation.
Arts integration helps kids connect and feel safe on the bumpy road to learning.