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Visual and Performing Arts Education

"The arts can no longer be treated as a frill."
US Education Secretary Arne Duncan's Remarks at the Arts Education Partnership National Forum April 9, 2010

New Mexico State Fair
School Art Exhibit
September 919, 2016

• Flyer
• Registration Form

20162017 Application for Elementary Arts Funding


Letter from US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in support of the arts education

March 23, 2010—Interview with US Education Secretary Arne Duncan on CSPAN

Memo from NMPED Secretary Hanna Skandera Regarding the Program Plan for Elementary Arts Education for School Year 2011-12

2015-2016 Fine Arts Education Annual Report
Fine Arts Education Act
Program Plan and Evaluation -
Year 10 with Letter

NMAEA Press Release

Click for images from the New Mexico School Art Display at the State Fair

Click for images from past state fair shows

District Arts Coordinators, Teachers and Administrators 2016 FAEA Winter Meeting

School Arts Professional Development and Networking

Hobbs Schools
Fine Arts Education—Best Practices

Visual and Performing Arts Standards
New Mexico Content Standards, Benchmarks, and Performance Standards: Visual & Peforming Arts K-12

August 27, 2009
Supplemental Rubric - Native American Arts and Culture
Letter to educators | Download the rubric

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For more information call Vicki Breen at 505.827-4278