Curriculum and Instruction


The Arts Education site provides guidance materials, tools and resources to assist districts and schools in developing and maintaining high quality sequential arts programs.

Middle Level Indicators of Achievement Checklists for the Non-Tested Content Areas

Learning Standards for the Arts

Arts in Education


Related Links

SAT Scores and Studies in the Arts - 2012 Report

World Digital Library

This library includes manuscripts, maps, rare books, musical scores, recordings, films, prints, photographs, architectural drawings, and other significant cultural materials. For more information, please go to: http://www.wdl.org/en/ external link icon

Arts Research Clearinghouse

ArtsEdSearch is an online clearinghouse that collects and summarizes high quality research studies on the impacts of arts education and analyzes their implications for educational policy and practice. Please view this resource at: http://www.artsedsearch.org/ external link icon

New Opportunities for Interest Driven Arts Learning in a Digital Age

This report by Kylie Peppler and funded by The Wallace Foundation, looks at interest driven student participation in media arts in and out of school hours made possible by new technologies and online learning communities. To view this report, please go to: http://www.wallacefoundation.org/knowledge-center/arts-education/key-research/Documents/New-Opportunities-for-Interest-Driven-Arts-Learning-in-a-Digital-Age.pdf external link icon

Video Resources

A teacher resource available at Annenberg Learner, The Arts in Every Classroom: A Video Library K-5, has videos of classroom teachers and arts specialists integrating the arts into their classrooms in a variety of successful ways. To view the videos, please go to: http://www.learner.org/resources/series165.html external link icon
To view other Annenberg Learner resources, please go to: http://www.learner.org external link icon

Resources for the Common Core Connections With the Arts

Last Updated: September 23, 2015