ERIC Number: EJ549573
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Educating through the Arts: An Introduction.
Cohen, Monroe D.; Hoot, James L.
Childhood Education, v73 n6 p338-40 International Focus Issue 1997
Introduces and describes this special international issue focusing on educating through the arts. Argues that the arts promote children's sense of success, creativity, and self-expression. Notes contributions to this international issue from Canada, Finland, Norway, Australia, and the United States. Includes a bibliography of 11 references on educating through the arts. (SD)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Values, Art, Art Activities, Art Appreciation, Art Education, Art Teachers, Childrens Art, Creative Activities, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Early Childhood Education, Educational Strategies, Educational Theories, Elementary Education, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Canada; Finland; Norway; United States