Arts programs are being cut in schools across the country - a victim of budgetary restrictions or the need for test-prep time. No big deal, some say. But think again.
Students who regularly participated in the arts for at least one full year were more likely to: be recognized for academic achievement; be elected to class office; participate in a math and science fair; win an award for school attendance.
To integrate the arts in YOUR classroom, try one or all of these Top 12 ways!
Read 12 Ways to Bring the Arts into Your Classroom