ERIC Number: EJ509371
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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A Sense of Proportion.
American Educator, v19 n1 p38-44 Spr 1995
Argues how the fine arts, the sciences, and history contribute to a child's cultural and educational development, and cautions how today's economic and political climate may wither away this part of American children's educational experience. The author's personal educational experiences are used to illustrate the need for the arts in the American educational system. (GR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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Note: Version of a speech presented at the 1994 Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy.