• Ten Arts Education Benefits:

    ·         Improves academic performance

    ·         Results in better attendance and lowers dropout rates

    ·         Levels the playing field for students from disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds

    ·         Builds self esteem

    ·         Fosters self-confidence and self-expression

    ·         Improves academic and performance skills for children with learning disabilities

    ·         Improves literacy skills

    ·         Fosters motivation

    ·         Creates empathy for and understanding of others

    ·         Improves oral and written communication skills