New NEA Study Links Arts Ed to Lifelong Benefits for At-Risk Youth

New NEA Study Links Arts Ed to Lifelong Benefits for At-Risk Youth

Mon, 05/21/2012 - 10:20am

The National Endowment for the Arts recently released a study describing the impact of arts education on at-risk students.  According to the report, arts involvement contributes to an overall improvement life circumstances for at-risk youth, encouraging them to achieve academically, remain engaged in their community and pursue professional careers after college.