Russell Granet working with teachers on a theatre curriculum and meeting students at a local school in Kenya.
Resources
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Books

The Music Teaching Artist's Bible by Eric Booth

A must read for all teaching artists.

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Why Our Schools Need the Arts by Jessica Hoffmann Davis

A clear and articulate read on the importance of arts in schools.

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Curriculum

The NYC Blueprints for Teaching and Learning in the Arts

An excellent resource for curriculum, unit, and lesson plan design.

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The Kennedy Center/ArtsEdge

A direct link to arts integrated lessons.

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Disability

VSA Arts Resources

A website with detailed information on arts and disability.

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Autism Speaks

What is Autism?

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Reports

Champions of Change

Language that will help us tell our story.

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Qualities of Quality Report

This report will move our field forward, but start with the executive summary.

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Talks

Sir Ken Robinson by Ted Talks

It will change the way you think about arts education.

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Reports

Temple Grandin by Ted Talks

An amazing speech on living with autism.

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Related websites

Teachers.tv

A site that documented best practices in arts and education and captured it on video.

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The Association of Teaching Artists

Every teaching artist must join the ATA listserv – it’s free.

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Other good stuff

Sesame Street

Ricky Gervais sings a lullaby to Elmo

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