ERIC Number: ED356977
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
The Challenge To Reform Arts Education: What Role Can Research Play? ACA Arts Research Seminar Series.
Pankratz, David B., Ed.; Mulcahy, Kevin V., Ed.
This collection of papers examines the role of research in efforts to reform art education. The essays include: "Arts Education Research: Issues, Constraints, and Opportunities" by David B. Pankratz; "Characterizing Civilization: Research Strategies, Findings, and Implications from the National Endowment for the Arts' Report on Arts Education" by Brent Wilson; "The Landscape of Educational Research and Getty Initiatives" by Margaret K. DiBlasio; "Theory and Practice in Arts Education: A Report on the National Arts Education Research Center at New York University" by Jerrold Ross; "Research in Arts Education: An Agenda for Critical Issues: The National Arts Education Research Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign" by Theodore Zernich; "The Need for Policy Studies in Arts Education" by Samuel Hope; and "Postscript: Toward Civilization through Arts Education" by Kevin V. Mulcahy. The collection includes three appendices: "The Interlochen Proposal,""The Philadelphia Resolution," and "Concepts for Strengthening Arts Education in Schools." A listing of Arts Research Seminar Series publications, and information about the American Council for the Arts are attached. (LBG)
Descriptors: Art Education, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Humanities Instruction, Public Policy, Theory Practice Relationship
ACA Books, American Council for the Arts, 1 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022-4201 ($9.95, plus $4 shipping & handling).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Council for the Arts, New York, NY.