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Art to Heart

Program 7: Arts for Learning

In the Program

  • 3rd graders in Louisville learn about pollution, resource use, and recycling through the “Eco-Drama” activity developed by Stage One children’s theater.
    Cross-curricular learning »
  • Educators discuss the connection between arts and learning.
    Key points »
  • Neuroscientist Lise Eliot explains how music, movement, and visual stimulation help prime the brain for language development and future learning.
    The arts and brain development »
  • George Szekely, professor of art education at the University of Kentucky, encourages teachers to be open to the creativity in young children.
    Teaching the arts »
  • Software developer Slavko Milekic discusses using computers to help youngsters explore museum artworks.
    The arts and technology »

Bonus Video