ERIC Number: EJ522257
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Choices for Urban Art Education.
Simpson, Judith W.
Arts Education Policy Review, v96 n6 p27-30 Jul-Aug 1995
Maintains that art education in an urban environment needs to move beyond multicultural awareness. Urban art education must stress art as a way of knowing about the world, a way of making nonviolent statements about social and environmental problems, and as a way of working cooperatively with other students. (MJP)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, At Risk Persons, Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Design, Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Objectives, Educational Policy, Epistemology, Higher Education, Instruction, Politics of Education, Social Change, Student Needs, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Teacher Participation, Urban Education, Urban Environment, Urban Schools
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A