Getty Institute for the Arts in Education
The Getty Institute for the Arts in Education and ArtsEdNet
provides valuable teaching strategies and curriculum
Kennedy Center for Arts Education
The Kennedy Center for Arts Education and ArtsEdge is
an invaluable resource. The ArtsEdge site is a comprehensive
and diverse collection of visual and performing arts,
lesson plans, exhibits, and forums.
Smithsonian Education provides a variety of resources
for teachers and students. The educator section offers
lesson plans, virtual field trip information, and professional
development. The student area features interactive content
modules, called IdeaLabs, on topics such as United States
presidents and walking on the moon.
Community, National, and International
American Arts Alliance
The American Arts Alliance home page provides more resources
for teachers and links art educators to a list of state
and local organizations supporting the arts.
For information on Community Arts Partnerships, musical
arts, and integration of the arts, the California Institute
of the Arts has student and teacher resources available
on their Internet home page.
Society for the Performing Arts Association
The International Society for the Performing Arts Association
promotes and encourages involvement in all the performing
arts for students and teachers.
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies maintains
a complete, searchable listing of state arts organizations
for your convenience.
National Endowment for the Humanities
At the National Endowment for the Humanities, teachers
may find ideas and educational programs combining arts
Foundation for Advancement in the Arts
Arts councils help raise awareness of the need for arts
education in and out of the classroom. Artists and patrons
associated with arts councils can be valuable resources
to the teacher interested in promoting and enhancing
school arts programs.
Society for Arts and Letters
Encourage young artists through the opportunities provided
by the National Society of Arts and Letters.
Audiences National Organization
Through programs sponsored by the Young Audiences National
Organization, teachers will have opportunities to bring
students face to face with professional performing and
Galleries and Cultural Resources
Arts Wire Online provides articles and opportunities
for communication and forums within the arts community.
Browse their extensive database or become a member.
Find links to art galleries, artists' pages, and an
image catalogue. Allow this site to help you find the
art resources you need.
Open Studio provides artists with the technology support
they may be lacking. The site offers free Internet access
and lists local training workshops that are provided
nationwide to support artists and non-profit organizations.
The site also offers arts networking opportunities and
links to other art resources.
Discover resources and art links that showcase contemporary
African and African-American artists.
and Arabic Arts
Resources dedicated to promoting information on Islamic
art can be found at the non-profit Islamic Arts and
Architecture site. Find links to museums that exhibit
Islamic art, historical information, and links to articles
on the subject.
Explore and encourage development of youth in the arts
at the Young Latino Artists Internet site.