57% OF FLORIDA PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS DO NOT RECEIVE VISUAL ARTS EDUCATION
*Source: FL Dept of Education
IN 2014, FLORIDA CUT PUBLIC ARTS FUNDING BY 93%.
*Source: Treasure Coast Newspapers
FLORIDA RANKS 48 OUT OF 50 STATES FOR ART EDUCATION.
*Source: Tampa Bay Times
THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRONG COGNITIVE AND NONCOGNITIVE SKILLS IS ESSENTIAL FOR SUCCESS IN SCHOOL AND BEYOND.
*Source: Economic Policy Institute
STUDENTS WHO STUDY ART ARE 4X MORE LIKELY TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AND 3X MORE LIKELY TO BE AWARDED FOR ATTENDING SCHOOL.
STUDENTS WITH ACCESS TO THE ARTS ARE 3X MORE LIKELY TO EARN A BACHELOR'S DEGREE
*Source: National Endowment for the Arts
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