Art Junction is designed to provide a safe and structured
virtual environment within which teachers and students can
pursue artistic and educational goals. Through the activities,
projects, and resources offered through this site, we aim
- promote effective art education practices that foster artistic
expression in young people and broaden their perspectives
on the various roles that art plays in the lives of people
around the globe.
- support online cultural exchanges and joint creative work
that result in shared learning experiences among teachers,
students, artists, and other professionals.
ARTSEDGE the National Arts and Education Network supports
the placement of the arts at the center of the curriculum
and advocates creative use of technology to enhance the K-12
educational experience. ARTSEDGE empowers educators to teach
in, through, and about the arts by providing the tools to
develop interdisciplinary curricula that fully integrate the
arts with other academic subjects.
Arts Education Online - The California
Consists of a collection of web
pages identified as favourite resources, new and interesting
locations, and lists of professional organizations in the
arts. Also provided are links to art sites by discipline or
educational initiatives, or to programs, professional development
providers, grants and proposals, museums and performing arts
agencies. In addition one can find an on-line discussion room
where art educators can exchange ideas and questions.
Culture.ca - Canada's Cultural Gateway
Travel through Canada's rich history;
experience the creativity of Canadian culture; tune in to
Canada's media; tour uniquely Canadian landscapes; train with
our athletes; and, visit the homes of our peoples. You can
also view opinions on Canadian culture and search thousands
of quality cultural resources.
Discover Canada's diversity and immerse yourself in Canadian
CyberMuse links you to the National Gallery of Canada's permanent
collection through the Internet offering a complementary experience,
a new dimension in interpreting, understanding and enjoying
Canada's visual arts heritage. This new virtual museum experience
presents information and ideas that will inspire and engage
you anytime, anywhere.
The Getty Museum: Education
The Getty Museum has on-line services supporting arts education
from its Getty Education Institute for the Arts. Sections
include information on class visits, teacher programs and
resources, lesson plans, information for university students
and professors, an area for kids and a TeacherArtExchange
National Art Education Association (U.S.)
The purpose of the Association is to promote art education
through professional development,
service, advancement of knowledge, and leadership. To that
end, the Association will: promote quality instruction in
visual arts education conducted by certified teachers of art;
to that end the association will encourage research in art
education; hold public discussions; sponsor institutes, conferences,
and programs; publish articles, reports, and surveys; and
work with other related agencies in support of art education.
SpiderSchool, New York Foundation for
As a part of NYFA Interactive,
SpiderSchool provides information and training for the arts
community on how to integrate technology into their work.
The links provided lead to online courseware full of useful
arts and technology information and tutorials.