How the Arts Can Transform Children with Learning Disabilities

What do Hally Berry, Julia Roberts, Michael Phelps, Angelina Jolie, Mike Tyson, and Leonardo di Caprio have in common? They were all raised by a single parent. What do Steven Spielberg, Keira Knightley and the singer Jewel have in common? They’re all celebrities with learning disabilities whose lives were changed by the arts. Sadly, at a time when learning disability diagnoses are on the rise, art programs are being cut from our public schools. That’s why it has never been more important that we take an active role involving our children in the arts. Today, Katy Cares shares some great ideas for adding creative arts into your child’s life. Visual Arts Visual arts, like drawing and painting, not only reinforce [...]