Arts Organizations

Following are links to the websites of national and community organizations concerned with the arts and special education.
Included are the titles of papers describing how these organizations are involved with the intersection of special education and the arts.


VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS EDUCATION

VSA   Volume 3 of Intersections: Exemplary Programs and Approaches Professional Papers Series is now available on the Kennedy Center website at http://education.kennedy-center.org/pdf/Professional_Papers_Vol3.pdf

 

VISUAL ARTS EDUCATION

National Art Education Association (NAEA)    Special Needs in Art Education, Juliann B. Dorff

The American Art Therapy Association (AATA)​     Adaptive Art and Art Therapy, Susan Loesl

Helen Keller Art Show--University of Alabama at Birmingham     Slide Show of Helen Keller Art 

 

PERFORMING ARTS EDUCATION

Dance/Movement

The American Dance Therapy Association   (ADTA)

The National Dance Education Organization (NDEO)

Music

The American Music Therapy Association  (AMTA)     Music Therapy in School Settings, Mary Adamek

International Society for Music Education (ISME)

The National Association for Music Education (NAFME)     Special Music Education, Alice-Ann Darrow

Boston Conservatory Autism Program 


Theater

The Education Theatre Association   (ETA)  

The North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA)

COMMUNITY ARTS ORGANIZATIONS

The Arts for All Abilities Consortium


MUSEUM ACCESSIBLE PROGRAMS

Philadephia Museum of Art

Warhol Museum