Inspired Learning: Commentaries on Arts Education
In this special Commentary package, educators and advocates discuss the role of the arts in K-12 learning. Artists who regularly contribute to Education Week illustrate the package, which includes a video that explores how an artists-in-residence program is building school community.
Illustrator Jeff Dekal shares his perspective on being a young artist in the K-12 classroom.Read Commentary
Read Commentary Interweaving arts and sciences curriculum builds student strengths across subject areas, John Ceschini argues.
Read Commentary Jay P. Greene and a team of researchers studied and measured how arts experiences boost critical thinking for students.
This special section is supported by a grant from The Wallace Foundation. Education Week retained sole editorial control over the content of this package; the opinions expressed are the authors' own, however.