• Learning Standards for The Arts

    Standard 1: Creating, Performing, and Participating in the Arts
    Students will actively engage in the processes that constitute creation and performance in the arts
    (dance, music, theatre, and visual arts) andparticipate in various roles in the arts.

    Standard 2: Knowing and Using Arts Materials and Resources
    Students will be knowledgeable about and make useof the materials and resources available forparticipation in the arts in various roles.

    Standard 3: Responding to and Analyzing Works of Art
    Students will respond critically to a variety ofworks in the arts, connecting the individual work toother works and to other aspects of human endeavorand thought.

    Standard 4: Understanding the Cultural Contributions of the Arts
    Students will develop an understanding of the
    personal and cultural forces that shape artisticcommunication and how the arts in turn shape thediverse cultures of past and present society.


    NYSED - home of The Arts

    • Website contains information, assessment, publications and resources relating to The Arts in our schools.