Research Supporting Arts Education

American Institutes for Research
Arts Integration: A Promising Approach to Improving Early Learning

U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
“Arts-Based Programs and Arts Therapies for At-Risk, Justice-Involved, and Traumatized Youths”

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
“An Impact Evaluation of Arts-Integrated Instruction Through the Changing Education Through the Arts (CETA) Program”

Journal of Educational Psychology
“The Role of Arts Participation in Students’ Academic and Nonacademic Outcomes: A Longitudinal Study of School, Home, and Community Factors”

Cathedral Arts Project, JAX2025, JAX Chamber and Jacksonville Community Council, Inc.
“Using STEAM to Develop a STEM Workforce”

Cathedral Arts Project
“A Call for Jacksonville Employers to Embrace STEAM”

Jacksonville Community Council, Inc. and Cathedral Arts Project
“Research Brief: Arts Education in Duval County”

National Endowment for the Arts
“The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies”

President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities
“Re-Investing in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future”

US Department of Education and National Center for Education Statistics
A Snapshot of Arts Education in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools: 2009–10

Strategic National Arts Alumni Project
Forks in the Road: The Many Paths of Arts Alumni

National Guild for Community Arts Education
Engaging Adolescents: Building Youth Participation in the Arts

RAND Corporation
“A Portrait of the Visual Arts: Meeting the Challenges of a New Era”

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
“Arts Education Benefits Literacy Skills”

Arts Education Partnership
“Study: Arts education has academic effect”

US Department of Education
The Well-Rounded Curriculum

The Dana Foundation
Learning, Arts, and the Brain: The Dana Consortium Report on Arts and Cognition

The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
Critical Evidence. How the Arts Benefit Student Achievement.

National Assessment of Educational Progress
“2008 Arts Report Card”

The Arts Education Partnership and The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities
Champions of Change The Impact of the Arts on Learning