ERIC Number: EJ498402
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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The Fourth R: The Arts and Learning.
Darby, Jaye T.; Catterall, James S.
Teachers College Record, v96 n2 p299-328 Win 1994
Examines the beliefs of prominent thinkers regarding arts education and arts in learning, highlighting the importance of arts in everyone's education. The role of arts in cognition, equitable access to meaning, student motivation, and cultural representation are explored, with illustrations from visible national projects translating ideas into practice. (Author/SM)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Art Education, Creative Writing, Curriculum Design, Dance Education, Drama, Educational Change, Educational Theories, Elementary Secondary Education, Film Study, Fine Arts, Foundations of Education, Holistic Approach, Literature Reviews, Music Education, Public Education, Student Motivation, Television, Theater Arts, Visual Arts
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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