SEADAE Blog

SEADAE Blog

The SEADAE blog provides a variety of voices. Blog authors will change periodically to share lessons learned to support the arts education field.


CA Arts Ed Data Project Takes the Lead

California Department of Education is a member of Cohort 1 of the National Arts Education Data Project. We were the first state to launch our dashboard, with two years of data (2013-14 and 2014-15) in November 2016. We are proud to be the... Read More

Post Date: 04/02/2018
Blog Tag(s): Arts, Data


Teachers Return to School - Part Two

"The map is not the territory, In order to draw the map, the territory needs to be known in other ways.". The quote is from Elliot Eisner. Although Eisner probably would not have been an advocate of arts integration, his thinking... Read More

Post Date: 02/04/2018
Blog Tag(s): Arts, Arts Integration, Integration


Teachers Return to School on January 2nd - Part One

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Arts Education Director, Tom Tobias, shares insights into how the arts are the solution. He writes... "I have discovered that if you say something often enough... Read More

Post Date: 01/04/2018
Blog Tag(s): Arts, Arts Integration


A Historical Marker for Arts Education in America

The 2014 National Core Arts Standards created by seventy writers representing arts education orginizations, were launched last week. More than 6,000 educators, teaching artists, parents, students and state and local focus groups offered... Read More

Post Date: 06/09/2014
Blog Tag(s): Arts, History


Is Poetry A Performance Art?

Poetry, Spoken Word, Hip Hop: Arts Education Read More

Post Date: 05/29/2014
Blog Tag(s): Arts