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ERIC Number: EJ546370
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0966-9760
Problems in Primary Art Education: Some Reflections on the Need for a New Approach in the Early Years.
Holt, David
International Journal of Early Years Education, v5 n2 p93-100 Jun 1997
Considers causes for loss of confidence suffered by older primary children with regard to art, and identifies the passive nature of early arts teaching as a significant element. Suggests this passive approach derives from logistical problems in early childhood classrooms and, more importantly, from a misguided notion of the nature and purpose of children's art which has dominated practice. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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