Arts Education Advocacy
We believe that the arts are essential to the vitality and quality of life in schools and communities.
We believe the arts are basic to a complete education.
We believe arts courses address both cultural inclusiveness and diversity.
We believe the arts are especially powerful in the education of students with special needs.
From Arts for a Complete Education/Florida Alliance for Arts Education:
At its core, the Arts in Education program is dedicated to helping students become lifelong learners who exhibit an appreciation for life and humanity.
The following links provide research information about the impact of the arts, quotable quotes about the power of the arts in our lives, and some interesting facts about Hillsborough County School District’s arts programs.