Arts-infused education helps children acquire critical 21st century skills including creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and communication. These resources will assist you in developing programming that incorporates the arts into your curriculum.*

Arts Education Field Guide

Champion Creatively Alive Children™ – Free Resources for Arts-Infused Education

Community-Based Afterschool and Summer Arts Education Programs: Positive Impact on Youth and Community Development

Creativity Resource: Tools for Learning at the Museum and in Your Classroom 

Reversing Learning Loss through the Arts in Afterschool and Summers

The J. Paul Getty Museum – K-12 Teacher and Students

The Kennedy Center’s Free Digital Resource for Teaching and Learning in, Through and About the Arts

* Disclaimer: The resources provided deal with arts-related programming in general and certain practices may not be applicable to 21st CCLC. If you are unsure if a recommended practice is permissible, please contact your program officer at the Pennsylvania Department of Education.