The Insider’s Guide to Arts Education Planning provides a hands-on, how-to planning process for schools, districts, and counties, which enables them to assess, envision, and implement quality, equitable, visual and performing arts programs for their students. Field-tested by experienced Arts Education Planning Coaches and District Arts Teams, the guide offers best practices, innovative ideas, templates and strategies to navigate arts education planning. The California Alliance for Arts Education, working in collaboration with the LA County Arts Education Collaborative, is pleased to offer this 3rd Edition of the guide as a tool and catalyst for strategic thinking and district-wide planning.