Here are 11 facts about why arts education is important in schools around the world.
Arts have a huge affect on our lives, whether we know it or not. Studies have proven that students who participate in the arts in school engage better in learning and are more active thinkers. Arts also thrives our economy and allows us to understand more diversity throughout each country. The arts also help us at our jobs as employees become innovative.
The following article was taken from Edutopia.org. A link to the full article is below.
“Art does not solve problems, but makes us aware of their existence,” sculptor Magdalena Abakanowicz has said. Arts education, on the other hand, does solve problems. Years of research show that it’s closely linked to almost
When we think about visual arts for young children, we tend to think about making art. It’s not only fun for them but can occupy them for significant lengths of time. But how else can we as parents help engage our children in art? By viewing it through their eyes.
Infants are naturally attracted to shapes and colors. This allows them to explore the world around them via their senses. Their natural curiosity helps them develop each and every day and achieve developmental milestones through this ongoing exploration.