Creative Start is a statewide arts integration and early learning program. The program includes grants for schools and regional leaders, community-based professional learning opportunities, and a studio of resources to support students, teachers, and families.
Creative Start program goals:
- Support creative, academic, and social emotional learning to close the opportunity gap for Washington’s youngest learners.
- Foster statewide teacher-leadership in culturally responsive arts integration.
- Develop statewide capacity to offer high-quality professional learning in arts education.