Arts Integration

Arts Integration is an approach to teaching in which students construct and demonstrate understanding through an art form. Through Arts integration, students engage in a creative process which connects an art form and another subject area and meets evolving objectives in both.

Title I and Arts Integration Rationale – an overview on how arts integration can support whole school reform as part of a Title I Schoolwide Program.

Approved Technical Assistance Providers – a list of providers approved by the state of Arizona to help you implement a high quality arts integration program. No need to go through procurement at the local level – that work has been done already!

Arts Integration Overview – a handy chart showing what teacher and student activities look like in an arts integrated classroom or program. Developed by the Perpich Center for Arts Education and the University of Minnesota.

Arts Integration Training PowerPoint – including research showing the connection between intentional arts integration programs and academic gains in reading, writing and math.

Secretary Paige’s Letter to Superintendents – Arizona received accolades from a former U.S. Secretary of Education on our use of Title I funds to support quality arts integration programs.