Why Art Matters
NAEA-AAMD Research Study: Impact of Art Museum Programs on K–12 Students
View the findings of this large-scale impact study exploring the benefits of facilitated single-visit art museum programs, guided by inquiry-based pedagogies, for students in Grades 4–6.
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Patricia Leavy, PhD
Independent Scholar and Bestselling Author
Monthly Mentor Posts
- Meet our November Mentor, Patricia Leavy, PhD, an independent scholar and bestselling author. She was formerly Associate Professor of Sociology, Chair of Sociology & Criminology, and Founding Director of Gender Studies at Stonehill College in Massachusetts. She has published over twenty-five books, earning commercial and critical success in both nonfiction and fiction, and her work has been translated into numerous languages. She is internationally recognized as a leader in arts-based research and research methodology. Check out her blog below:
- The Science of Art
- Arts-Based Research 101
National Art Education Foundation
The National Art Education Foundation (NAEF) invests in innovative initiatives to support instructional practice, research, and leadership in visual arts education.