Let’s face it. It’s been tough for those of us who support arts education in our Arizona schools to make our voices heard. Roughly one-third of AIE alumni work in nonprofit arts organizations as directors, program developers, and researchers. Arlington Public Schools strives to provide a rich and extensive curriculum for all aspects of the performing and visual arts based on state and national standards in the arts.
Actually, a liberal arts education has a science component too but it’s general science, to develop critical inquiry, instead of a vocational or professional slant. Of the two level 6 papers: EDUC605 focuses on learning in culture and community whereas EDUC607 takes a look at the psychology of education.
The authors did not find any empirical study assessing the impact of arts education on critical thinking. Arts education is often viewed by public policy-makers and educators as a means of getting students to enjoy school and motivate them for learning in other academic subjects.
It’s becoming increasingly recognized that there are numerous educational and social paybacks to taking part in musical, dancing and singing that can benefit youngsters of either gender and all age groups. Parents always welcome outdoor education and camps to crown their dear ones with value added life.
There are jobs in Media, Music, Photography, Fashion, Film and Computer aided Design. When students are learning about a culture in their English Language Arts class or their Social Studies class, it is the perfect time to teach those students about the art of that culture.