The following guidelines apply to all commercial or non-commercial entities seeking to duplicate, distribute, disseminate (electronically or otherwise), or make derivative works from the NCCAS National Core Arts Standards that may result in formal or informal publications, electronic tools or works (books, articles, newspapers, and journals), or for use in professional development and training, not exempted by educational use above.

Written permission from the State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education (SEADAE) is required whenever copyrighted material, beyond that destined for educational use as above, is duplicated or disseminated, electronically or otherwise. Permission to reprint is not official until SEADAE and the entity requesting permission have signed the Application for Copyright Permission, and payment is submitted. Permission requests are subject to a processing fee of $25.

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Please note that copyright applications can now be filed online by clicking here