ERIC Number: ED451120
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
Reference Count: N/A
Colorado Model Content Standards for Visual Arts: Suggested Grade Level Expectations.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
The state of Colorado has set forth five content standards for visual arts education in its public schools: (1) students will recognize and use the visual arts as a form of communication; (2) students will know and apply elements of art, principles of design, and sensory and expressive features of visual arts; (3) students will know and apply visual arts materials, tools, techniques, and processes; (4) students will relate the visual arts to various historical and cultural traditions; and (5) students will analyze and evaluate the characteristics, merits, and meaning of works of art. Suggested grade level expectations are listed for each standard for each grade, K-8, and are listed collectively for grades 9-12. (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Art Activities, Art Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Schools, State Standards, Student Development, Visual Arts, Visual Learning
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