Cassling Education Center_Omaha Performing ArtsThe Cassling Education Center is a multipurpose educational complex at the Holland Performing Arts Center, with features like:

• A multidisciplinary arts lab for youth performances

• Space for dance and music master classes and workshops

• Fully equipped breakout rooms for classes, meetings, and conferences

Special thanks to the Cassling Family for their generous support of this project!

Did you know?

•The arts enhance the process of learning - nourishing such systems as integrated sensory, attentional, cognitive, emotional, and motor capacities.
•Arts-involved students outscore their non-arts-involved peers by up to 30 points on the Verbal Mean and Math Mean portions of the SATs.
•More than 65 distinct relationships between the arts and academic/social outcomes have been documented, including such associations as dramatic enactment and conflict resolution skills, and traditional dance and non-verbal reasoning.

*Sources: The College Board, Eric Jensen's Arts with the Brain in Mind, The National Assembly for State Arts Agencies' Critical Evidence: How the Arts Benefit Student Achievement, The Wittenberg Journal of Education.