Why Are The Arts so Important in Education?:
•Teach learners to be more tolerant and open.
•Allow learners to express themselves creatively.
•Promote individuality, bolster self-confidence, and improve overall academic performance.
•Help troubled youth, providing an alternative to delinquent behavior and truancy while providing an improved attitude towards school.
•Help all students develop more appreciation and understanding of the world around them.
•Help students develop a sense of craftsmanship, quality task performance, and goal-setting-skills needed to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
•Strengthens student problem-solving and critical thinking skills, adding to overall academic achievement and school success.
•Help students develop a positive work ethic and pride in a job well done.