Children who are involved in creative activities are 8x more likely to receive a patent or start a business.

"Creativity can" develop imagination, problem solving and critical thinking skills needed for future success.

Creativity is now recognized as the single most important ingredient in any modern economy.

On average, "students who study the arts for 4 years in high school score 98 points higher on the SATs compared to those who study the same for half a year or less."