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