ERIC Number: ED390795
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Arts Education for the 21st Century American Economy. A Conference Report of the American Council for the Arts (Louisville, Kentucky, September 16-18, 1994).
Boston, Bruce O.
This conference report focuses on the development of collaborative partnerships between businesses and arts education groups. The economic and educational value of business and arts education partnerships is the underlying theme. The report includes an introduction and five chapters: chapter 1: "Setting the Terms for a Conference"; chapter 2: "Partnerships, Education Reform, and Community Change"; chapter 3: "The Business Arts Relationships in the Context of Education Reform"; chapter 4: "Spotlight on Leadership, Creativity, and Training"; and chapter 5: "Where Do We Go From Here?" Specific collaborative partnerships in the cities of Atlanta, Georgia; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are described. An appendix gives the conference agenda and information about the American Council for the Arts. (NP)
Descriptors: Art Education, Community Change, Dance Education, Economic Impact, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Fine Arts, Leadership Responsibility, Music Education, Productivity, School Business Relationship, Visual Arts
American Council for the Arts, One East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council for the Arts, New York, NY.