The Benefits of Art Education in Schools

Art Education Is on the Decline Art education has been on the decline for years in U.S. schools, even though most Americans say they believe in the benefits of art education. In 2008, just 49.5 percent of 18-year-olds reported receiving “any art education in childhood,” which is down from 64.6 percent in 1982, according toContinue reading “The Benefits of Art Education in Schools”

Are Coloring Books Bad? The Coloring Book Controversy

Coloring Books. They’re practically everywhere, and for the past several years, adults have taken up this childhood pastime as well. So are coloring books bad for children? Do coloring books stifle creativity.