The arts are an integral part of everyday life. Most people sing, listen to music, watch movies, take photographs, and much more. These experiences add to the richness in our lives. The arts are also vital to child development. Children learn content and develop important skills as they participate in complex arts experiences. The following articles explore some of these themes and outline principles of practical everyday arts integration.
Some of the most natural form of arts integration comes through CORE Learning Experiences—in other words, experiences that are Complex, Organized, Reflective, and Engaging. Click on the title to read more about the science and theory behind CORE Learning Experiences.