Posted on August 21, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.
The arts are important to a quality education. (Green Shoot Media photo)
Arts education benefits students not just in their knowledge of art but in many other subjects as well.
Arts education requirements are set by each state, however, and while many states require a certain number of hours or minutes of art education per year, some states have no requirements at all.
What can you do to support arts education? A lot.
The following tips from Americans for the Arts are intended to help parents and educators inspire a love of art in students.
» 1. Participate. Sing, play music, read a book, dance or draw with your child at home.
» 2. Support. Encourage your