Arts Are Core

Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program

The Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program (BTSArts) places arts educators in over 400 elementary schools throughout Utah. The program operates under the direction of the Utah State Board of Education through legislative funding. The arts educators collaborate with classroom teachers to provide exceptional arts instruction.Utah State University provides professional development training for the arts educators and school faculties in our BTSArts area schools. Professional development is also provided by the BTSArts statewide University network–University of Utah, Weber State University, Southern Utah University, Brigham Young University, Dixie State University, and Westminster College.

Partner Schools/Universities

Arts Are Core works in partnership with the following schools to provide quality arts integrated professional development support.

Box Elder School District

  • Mountain View Elementary School
  • Three Mile Creek Elementary School

Logan City School District

  • Hillcrest Elementary School
  • Wilson Elementary School

Charter Schools

  • Bear River Charter School
  • CCID: The Center for Creativity, Innovation and Discovery
  • Edith Bowen Laboratory School

Arts Integration Instructional Coaches

  • Delpha Hall - Music Instructional Coach/Cache County School District
  • David Gilbert - Music Instructional Coach/Logan City School District

Cache County School District

  • Birch Creek Elementary School
  • Greenville Elementary School
  • Canyon Elementary School
  • Heritage Elementary School
  • Lewiston Elementary School
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • Mountainside Elementary School
  • Nibley Elementary School
  • North Park Elementary School
  • Providence Elementary School
  • River Heights Elementary School
  • Summit Elementary School
  • Sunrise Elementary School
  • Wellsville Elementary School
  • White Pine Elementary School