Framing Education as Art: The Octopus Has a Good Day / Edition 1

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Overview

This book champions the arts as essential to the K-12 educative process. Exploring apparently oppositional approaches to the arts and their role in education, it provides both an overview of arts learning in and out of school as well as a set of "artful" lenses through which to regard non-arts teaching and learning. With strong implications for practice, the work celebrates inquiry and multiple perspectives as it explores a range of reflections on art, artistry, artists, art education, and the methods and results of arts-related educational research.

Featuring discussions and illustrations of selected works of art by children and professional artists, the text: Offers practical, arts-related strategies for improving teaching and learning in schools, Reaches beyond arts educators and advocates to include those who have no experience in the arts, Addresses a broad vista of settings for arts teaching and learning, including non-arts classrooms, schools that focus on the arts, community art centers, and art museums, Includes lessons learned from urban community art centers with a history of working successfully with, and providing safe havens for, disenfranchised students.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780807745779
  • Publisher: Teachers College Press
  • Publication date: 4/3/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 834,674
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The artistic process 8
2 The child as artist 46
3 The arts in education in school 80
4 Arts in education in the community 124
5 Framing education as art 173
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