Opening Minds Through the Arts Program

Opening Minds Through the Arts

A program that:

Involves parents, teachers and administrators working together with the arts community to create a curriculum that works.

Improves academic achievement scores regardless of ethnicity or socioeconomic background.

Develops self discipline and respect for others.

Provides teacher training and curriculum guidelines.

Independent research firm WestEd, Inc. has determined that the OMA program raises test scores for every child.

Opening Minds Through the Arts

Opening Minds Through the Arts

OMA also increases school attendance and reduces discipline problems.