Our Vision

CNAL/RCAA envisions a world in which the arts and creativity are recognized as integral to the learning process, both at school and throughout life. By connecting Canada's diverse arts and learning communities, we will increase access to meaningful arts experiences for all Canadians, laying the foundation for social, economic and cultural transformation.

 

Our mission is to unite local, regional and national arts and learning communities in a network for exchange, research and collaboration, cultivating a more creative, innovative and prosperous Canada.

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Recent News


Bridging geographical and technological divides to host a student arts festival during the pandemic.
Jun 3 2021

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How the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s School of Music adapted to meet the needs of students during the pandemic.
Jun 3 2021

At the onset of COVID-19 last March, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s School of Music was propelled into a space of online learning which fundamentally altered the way they delivered experiences to students and will continue to have a...

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Resources

Check out our compiled COVID-19 list of resources for the arts and learning sector.

Visit our Resources Pages for arts and learning research and tools, a funding directory and more.

Send an email to your representative to help sustain and grow arts and learning in an emerging new normal.

We recently held 10 digital roundtable discussions to offer support and connection for arts and learning practitioners in the midst of social distancing measures. You can view the videos of the sessions here.

Endorsing the Call to Action on Arts Education

By adding your name, you will make a bold statement that arts and creativity are integral to the learning process, both at school and throughout life, and are fundamental to the development of the fully realized individual.

Endorse the Call to Action!