: art advocacy

Visualize a World Where Support for the Arts Abounds . . . Take Action!
Have your voice heard in your backyard and on Capitol Hill. As professional art educators, we know and understand the essential value that visual arts education holds for learners. But do others know and understand? Your school leaders? Parents? Your elected representatives? School Board members? Your local media? Who needs to hear your voice? What are the critical legislative issues affecting art education? It's time we bring our knowledge and our voice to art education advocacy!



Click on the links below to learn more:

Visual Arts Education e-flyer


Arts More Than What You See


Art Education Made Simple part 1


Art Education Made Simple part 2


Letter from Secretary of Education - Arne Duncan


10 Lessons the Arts Teach


Education and the Arts


Schools and the Arts


Advocacy and the Arts


A Visual Arts Teacher Is


NAEA Advocacy Resources


Learning In A Visual Age


Critical Evidence How the Arts Benefit Student Achievement


The Creativity Crisis- Newsweek 2010


Kennedy Center Arts Education Toolkit


Tips for Parent Art Advocacy


Art Educator Bookmark


Art Educator Student Bookmark