In keeping with the Arts Education Is Essential for students, parents, school administrators, community leaders, arts and classroom teacher leaders, the New Mexico State Fair is collaborating with the New Mexico Public Education Department to exhibit student learning through the Arts for all New Mexico students. Arts in Education provides a focus on advancing inclusion and equity, enriching communities through arts and cultural curriculum, alignment to Social Emotional skills, and growing the creative economy and empowering a creative generation. In addition to providing students with a creative outlet, arts are enrichment that facilitate social and academic growth. Increasing scientific evidence supports that art fosters brain function and development in cultivating neural systems which generate a wide range of benefits in fine motor skills, creativity and enhanced emotional balance.
Just click on the county tiles you would like to explore and see the incredible art created by students from across the state!