The Office of Fine Arts

The mission of the Fine Arts Office of the Maryland State Department of Education is to support the statewide arts learning community and advance arts-rich, lifelong learning in and through the arts for all Marylanders.

Visit the Maryland Centers for Creative Classrooms website (MC3).
  • professional learning opportunities for arts educators, community teaching artists, and arts integration classroom teachers, 
  • statewide student exhibitions, and 
  • arts education resources.

​Fine Arts Initiative Grant (FY23)

Application Deadline: October 31, 2022, No later than 5:00 p.m. EST

Contact Information

Susan Spinnato
Director of Instructional Programs, Division of Curriculum, Instructional Improvement, and Professional Learning
Office: 410-767-0349


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