Ohio State Art Standards: While Ohio does not have a time requirement any
more for Visual Art they do have the State Art Academic Standards. What many
don't understand is that if the Academic Standards are in place schools must
offer students time to achieve those Standards according to the OPERATING
Standards for schools. If you must advocate for the Visual Arts in the curriculum and
you are in Ohio, please request the Ohio Dept. of Ed's OPERATING Standards.
It is a booklet that lists requirements and guidelines for schools and contains
information that all teachers should know.