The Office of Fine Arts

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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.



Maryland Centers for Creative Classrooms (MC3) logo

Visit the Maryland Centers for Creative Classrooms website (MC3) to explore 
  • professional learning opportunities for arts educators, community teaching artists, and arts integration classroom teachers, 
  • statewide student exhibitions, and 
  • arts education resources.
MC3 is a collaboration with Arts Education in Maryland Schools. mc3arts.org


Contact Information

Susan Spinnato
Director of Instructional Programs

Maryland State Department of Education
susan.spinnato@maryland.gov
410-767-0349


Lillian Jacobson
Fine Arts Project Manager

Maryland State Department of Education
lillian.jacobson1@maryland.gov