ISBN-10:
0807749761
ISBN-13:
9780807749760
Pub. Date:
07/17/2009
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Engaging Learners Through Artmaking: Choice-Based Art Education in the Classroom

Engaging Learners Through Artmaking: Choice-Based Art Education in the Classroom

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ISBN-13: 9780807749760
Publisher: Teachers College Press
Publication date: 07/17/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword George Szekely ix

Preface John V. Crowe xi

Acknowledgments xv

Introduction Introducing Choice-Based Art Education: The Spirit of Artistic Behavior 1

Part I Practice-Based Theory

1 Defining Teaching for Artistic Behavior: The Four Practices 9

2 The Learning Environment 17

3 How to Structure the Class 24

4 Assessing Progress 32

5 Ideas and Motivation 40

6 Exhibitions 47

Part II Studio Centers

7 Drawing 55

8 Painting 61

9 Moving Into Three Dimensions 67

10 More Media Centers 77

11 Smaller and Ephemeral Centers 86

12 Rethinking Art Education 91

Appendix A National Visual Art Standards: What Fourth Graders in Teaching for Artistic Behavior Art Programs Know and Can Do 95

Appendix B Written Planning for the Choice-Based Teacher 99

References 103

Index 107

About the Authors 112

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