The Essential Skills the Arts Teach

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Arts Education Partnership Releases New Research Bulletin

The Arts Education Partnership (AEP), a division of the Council of Chief State School Officers, is pleased to announce the release of Preparing Students for the Next America: The Benefits of an Arts Education. This new research bulletin offers an evidenced-based snapshot of how the arts support achievement in school, bolster skills demanded of a 21st century workforce, and enrich the lives of young people and communities. It draws upon the vast body of research in AEP’s new, while reinforcing the relevancy to the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics.In this message, we have included a complimentary PDF version of the publication and encourage you to order additional brochures for your constituents. Use this link for your e-newsletters and social media outlets, and tweet using the hashtag #ArtsFosterSuccess. Because evidence is power, we hope this new resource will further your work and strengthen our collective voices in keeping the arts an essential part of a complete and competitive education for every young person in America.

Sincerely,Sandra Ruppert, Director


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