Arts Education

PACE at Madison Primary Center

The IAC helps strengthen arts education in Indiana by providing assistance to enhance arts education delivery, support, and resources. We hope to increase access to arts education resources for educators, artists, and arts organizations as well as increase public awareness of the value of whole child education and in life-long learning in the arts.

PACE: Partnering Arts, Communities and Education

PACE assists elementary schools and artists/arts organizations in establishing long-term, in-depth, and sustainable partnerships for the purpose of impacting student growth and achievement through extended and connected arts and literacy experiences.

Indiana Poet Laureate

The Indiana Poet Laureate represents the State of Indiana and the art of poetry through the development and implementation of programming to the education community and general public.Our current Poet Laureate, Shari Wagner, was born in Goshen, Indiana and grew up in Wells County, near the small town of Markle. Currently, she lives in Westfield, north of Indianapolis, and teaches for the Indianapolis Writers Center and Butler University's Religion, Spirituality & the Arts Seminar.

Nominations for the next Indiana State Poet Laureate will be opened on July 1, 2017.
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Arts Education Resources

Arts Education Reports from the IAC

For more information contact:
Stephanie Haines
Arts Education and Accessibility Manager

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