Arts Education Advocacy Resources

Education Week explains the difference between the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB)


A Decade of Federal Arts in Education Funding:  Trends, Analysis, and the Story Behind the First 10 Years

ESSA - What does this mean for arts education? - one page sheet on the impact the Every Student Succeeds Act means for arts education.  A publication of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Strong Arts=Strong Schools -  one page sheet on the benefits of arts education

Arts Education Advocacy Toolkit - The Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network 

Pennsylvania Arts Education Association (PAEA) -  Advocacy Page

Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) -  Advocacy Page

Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) -  Voter Toolkit Page

College Board -   Arts at the Core

Wallace Foundation -  Arts Education Page

The Effect of an Artist in Residence Program on Self-Reported Loneliness in Senior Citizens