Upitis, R. (2011). Arts education for the development of the whole child. Toronto: Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario.
Bodilly, S., & Augustine, C. with Zakaras, L. (2008). Revitalizing Arts Education Through Community-Wide Coordination. RAND Corporation.
Mendels, P. (2008). From Hip-Hop to Shakespeare: Dallas Blazes “Coordinated” Trail in Arts Education for City Young People. The Wallace Foundation.
Zakaras, L. & Lowell, J. (2008). Cultivating Demand for the Arts: Arts Learning, Arts Engagement, and State Arts Policy, RAND Corporation.
McCarthy, K., Ondaatje, E., Zakaras, L, & Brooks, A. (2005). Gifts of the Muse - Reframing the Debate About the Benefits of the Arts. RAND Corporation.