Support the Arts at Your School
Volunteer to fundraise, guest teach, hang an art show, support performances and more.
Find your allies at the school and nearby.
Partner with local artists, arts organizations, and community groups.
Screen Arts is the Root at a PTA or School Site Council meeting.
Get to know your school Arts Coordinator or volunteer to be that person.
Form an Arts Committee comprised of parents, teachers, and administration.
The Arts Committee can assess current programming, set goals, implement an action plan.
Build on what’s already working!
Teaching Artist Support
Teaching Artists Guild (TAG)
San Francisco Advocacy
San Francisco Unified School District Arts Education Master Plan: “The Arts Education Master Plan (AEMP) is SFUSD's blueprint for integrating the arts into each student's daily curriculum. It details why and how the district will provide an education in which students accrue quality knowledge of the arts and creative experiences from day one of preschool through their senior year in high school.” The Master Plan is currently undergoing a revision. Visit here to learn more.
Bay Area Arts Education Advocacy
Statewide and National Arts Education Resources
Create CA - register for this statewide public will campaign
The California Alliance for Arts Education keeps an updated website with many pages of advocacy resources including:
Evolve is working on Prop 13 Reform by supporting the California Schools & Local Communities Funding Act.