The Tennessee Arts Commission offers strategies to bring together educators, artists, and community partners to recognize the arts as essential to learning in a variety of instructional settings from the classroom to the community and beyond.
Support Arts Education in Your School
The Tennessee Arts Commission offers grants to support arts education in public schools including arts field trips, in-depth arts lessons, and professional development for teachers. Explore our Teaching Artist Roster for acceptable STS artists.Teaching Artist RosterLesson Plans
Arts Education Annual Grant Applications Open!
Now accepting applications for Annual Arts Education Grants including Funds for At-Risk Youth, Arts Education Teacher Training, Arts Education Community Learning, and Arts360. For more information, locate grant guidelines for each category at the link below.Learn More