ERIC Number: EJ616894
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Toward a Definition of Dance Education.
Koff, Susan R.
Childhood Education, v77 n1 p27-31 Fall 2000
Defines dance education, noting that it enables all children to be expressive nonverbally and to incorporate the physical self as a functioning part of the whole social being. Differentiates dance training and education. Discusses the importance of learning through movement and curricular integration through dance, asserting that dance education should be essential in the curriculum from the earliest years. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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