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David Lockhart explains his first three classroom structures needed to boost student creativity: lesson scheduling, building scenarios, and implementing student choice.

Jul 06, 2018


6 Classroom Structures to Make Creation Happen: Part 1

Students get more learning out of creation than they would out of almost anything else. We know that! However, creation projects are just like everything else success and learning depend on the structure.

Our Town place-making grants, by the National Endowment for the Arts, use art and design to bring change to local communities.

Jun 15, 2018


Grants for Projects That Integrate Arts and Culture

Our Town is the creative place-making grants program of the National Endowment for the Arts. The grants support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes. Applicants can choose from two program areas.

Students see art and science in a new light with The Art of Science online gallery.

May 15, 2018


Program Where Science Meets Society

The Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB) at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is dedicated to transformative research and technology in life sciences using team-based strategies to tackle grand societal challenges. One of IGB’s programs is the Art of Science, a celebration of common ground between science and art. 

Lincoln Center Education hosts symposium on

May 15, 2018


SPOTLIGHT! On Making Art Special

The arts are universal. They can serve as a bridge to help students understand key information and demonstrate what they’ve learned, including students with special needs. However, it takes extra planning, flexibility, and creativity to make the arts accessible to students with disabilities.

Hear some inspiring thoughts on how to make art inclusive for all.

Crayola and the National Association of Elementary School Principals support creative school leadership team building activities with grants.

May 15, 2018


Creative Leadership Grants

In collaboration with the National Association of Elementary School Principals, Crayola offers Creative Leadership Grants as part of its Champion Creatively Alive Children initiative. The program provides funding for innovative, creative leadership team building in elementary and middle schools to increase creative capacity.

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