Title:  Public Elementary and Secondary School Arts Education Instructors
Description: This Statistics in Brief uses data from two administrations of the Fast Response Survey System to present findings related to the different types of school staff (e.g., full-time staff, part time staff) used to provide arts instruction in public elementary and secondary schools; the extent to which public elementary schools used arts specialists (i.e., education professionals with a teaching certificate in an arts discipline who provide separate instruction in that discipline) to provide arts education to students; and the prevalence of arts instruction facilities in public elementary schools.
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Cover Date: March 2015
Web Release: March 5, 2015
Publication #: NCES 2015085
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Dinah Sparks and Steven Bahr (Activate Research, Inc.) Jizhi Zhang (American Institutes for Research)
Type of Product: Statistics in Brief
Survey/Program Areas: Fast Response Survey System (FRSS)
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Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistics in Brief, please contact:
John H. Ralph.