Susan Riley | August 2013

6 Keys to Accessing the Core through the Arts

It’s Free Friday!!!!

For today’s Free Friday, we’re providing you with a great quick reference tool that gives you 6 key ways you can access the Common Core through the Arts.  Each of these connections provides a clear picture of how seamlessly and critically the arts play a role in teaching, integrating and assessing the Common Core State Standards.  Feel free to click on the image and save it to your desktop, or print out a copy to put in your planbook as you are preparing your arts integration lesson plans for this year.

arts and the common core

About the Author

Susan Riley is the founder and CEO of The Institute for Arts Integration and STEAM. She focuses on teacher professional development in arts integration, STEAM, 21st century learning skills, and technology. She is also a published author and frequent presenter at national conferences on Arts Integration and STEAM education. Susan holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from the prestigious Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ and a Master of Science in Education Administration from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. She lives in Westminster, MD with her husband and daughter. Email Susan