Arts Researchers and Teachers Society (ARTS) is a special interest group (SIG) within the Canadian Association for Curriculum Studies (CACS),which is in turn, a constituent association of the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE).
To foster the exchange of ideas in arts research across Canada
To provide a forum for discussion of arts curriculum in a Canadian context
To encourage scholarly work in arts education
To bring together members of the arts disciplines who maintain a common interest in the general principles of curriculum theory and development