ERIC Number: ED402242
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Arts for Life [Videotape].
Narrated by actor Howard Hesseman, this videotape presents arguments for promoting art education in the nation's schools. Interviews with art education leaders, industry leaders, teachers, and principals reveal their convictions that adequate training in critical and creative thinking is necesseary for successful participation in the international competitive market. They feel that art education positively impacts other content areas, improving language, cirticial thinking, and interpretive skills. (DQE)
Descriptors: Art Education, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Elementary Secondary Education, Visual Arts
Getty Center for Education in the Arts, 401 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 950, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1455.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Getty Center for Education in the Arts, Los Angeles, CA.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Running Time: 15 Minutes.