The Arts in Early Childhood: Social and Emotional Benefits of Arts Participation
Author: Melissa Menzer, PhD
This report is a literature review and gap-analysis of recent research about the arts’ relationship to social-emotional benefits in early childhood. Music-based activities, drama/theater, and visual arts and crafts were among the types of arts participation studied. The review covers the period of 2000 to 2015.
Published by: National Endowment for the Arts
Publication Date: 2015
Country: United States