ERIC Number: EJ674454
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Literacy, Education and Arts Partnership: A Community-System Programme Integrating the Arts across the Curriculum.
Research in Drama Education, v5 n2 p175-97 Sep 2000
Describes the Community Arts and Education Partnership, a community-system arts and literacy program for students at all grade levels. Notes that in this program, professional community artists and generalist classroom teachers delivered a sequential, integrated curriculum to over 500 students of diverse ethnicities. Concludes that literacy gains by students may be attributed to this program, and that this model offers promise as an effective methodology for multicultural classrooms. (PM)
Descriptors: Art Education, Community Involvement, Elementary Education, Integrated Curriculum, Literacy, Multicultural Education, Program Effectiveness, Teaching Methods
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