Visual and Performing Arts Resources

Arts Edge 
http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/

The mission of Arts Edge is to help artists, teachers and students gain access to and share information, resources and ideas that support the arts as a core subject area in the K-12 curriculum.  This site contains many resources for the art teacher, including practical examples of the use of Learning Technologies.

Arts Resources  (World Wide) 
http://wwar.com/

Arts resources from the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art.

National Endowment for the Arts
http://arts.gov/

The National Endowment for the Arts was established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government. To date, the NEA has awarded more than $4 billion to support artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities.

National Gallery of Art for Kids (NGA Kids)
http://www.nga.gov/kids/

NGAKids helps children develop interpretive and analytical skills through interactive discussions of paintings and sculpture in the National Gallery of Art.  Children can visit a virtual sculpture garden or join in an art adventure with artists such as Tissot or Kandinsky.

PBS Masterpiece Book and Film Club
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/bookclub/index.html

Masterpiece Book & Film Club combines the appeal of a book club with the opportunity to be a film critic. It provides an opportunity to discuss works of literature and the ways filmmakers have interpreted them.