ERIC Number: ED451119
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
Reference Count: N/A
Colorado Model Content Standards for Dance: Suggested Grade Level Expectations.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
The state of Colorado has set forth six content standards for dance education in its public schools: (1) students will understand and demonstrate dance skills; (2) students will understand and apply the principles of choreography; (3) students will create, communicate, and problem solve through dance; (4) students will understand and relate the role of dance in culture and history; (5) students will understand the benefits of dance for lifelong fitness; and (6) students will understand the relationships and connections between dance and other disciplines. Grade level expectations are listed for each standard for each grade, K-12. (Provides an extensive glossary of relevant dance education terms.) (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Dance, Dance Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Schools, State Standards, Student Development, Student Educational Objectives
Colorado State Department of Education, 201 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80203; Tel: 303-866-6600; Web site: http://www.cde.state.co.us/index_stnd.htm.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado