ERIC Number: ED130934
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Sep-1
Reference Count: 0
[Museum-School Cooperation: A Summary of School Projects.]
American Association of Museums, Washington, DC.
This report defines problem areas of museum-school cooperation, suggests an ideal relationship, offers solutions, and describes art curriculum projects presently underway. Written as a vehicle of articulation for museum educators, further study is urged of the relationship between schools and museums in the area of curriculum development. The bulk of the report provides summaries of 47 grade K-12 projects in 11 states. Each project summary lists the name of the project, grade level, curriculum area, funding source, and comments, including the name of the school contact person if known. Projects described include analyses of art materials for school use, analyses of museum objects on loan to teachers or students, descriptions of distribution systems of the various state arts councils, and descriptions of specific classwork and homework programs. Names, titles, institutions, and addresses of report contributors are included in the document. (Author/DB)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Art Activities, Art Appreciation, Art Education, Community Resources, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Directories, Educational Objectives, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Museums, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Projects, Resource Materials, School Community Relationship, Skill Development
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Museums, Washington, DC.
Note: Phase 1 report of the Curriculum Development Task Force