Perpich Arts Outreach

Perpich Arts Outreach services encompass the professional development activities of the agency that support students, educators, schools, teaching artists and arts organizations.

We aim to improve K-12 education for all Minnesota students and educators through innovative programs, partnerships and research centered on teaching in and through the arts. Perpich creates research-based professional development resources in curriculum development, standards-based teaching and assessment.

To receive updates and news about our professional development workshops, courses and services, sign up here.
Academic Standards

Perpich team members have expertise with Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in all arts areas as well as interdisciplinary arts education. We can be instrumental in helping you implement the academic standards. Learn more about the academic standards here.

Programs and Services

Perpich Arts Outreach offers educators, teaching artists and administrators a wide range of programs and services, including comprehensive arts planning programs, standards-based course development and assessment and more. See what we have to offer here.

Student recognition

Perpich Center for Arts Education plays an instrumental role in recognizing Minnesota students for their achievements and talents in the arts. Learn about Minnesota Scholars of Distinction, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards and the Minnesota State High School League Fine Arts Competition here

Outreach workshops

Check out workshop offerings on the Perpich Outreach Calendar for opportunities for educators, administrators, teaching artists and more.