Mervi has a ‘Vision for Arts Education’ in which where arts educators, leaders, and organizations, come together around a shared belief in the power of arts. Marcus Shelby, professional artist and performer, combined United States history and blues music in a skillful performance showcasing the natural relationship that the arts have with the core academic subject areas. A passion for issues of equity and social justice is a hallmark of HGSE and is shared by students in AIE, where we explore the particular ways in which the arts can help help address these issues.
While students in art classes learn techniques specific to art, such as how to draw, how to mix paint, or how to center a pot, they’re also taught a remarkable array of mental habits not emphasized elsewhere in schools. According to me, education is necessary and the proper way of pursuing it is must to get effective results.
Two Masonic values were under attack: the freedom of religion and the right of all people to a free public education. After reading this article, I would hope that the importance of the arts would be understood by more people. Students completing a dual degree with education are prepared for secondary school teaching, or training in business or industry.
For the past 15 years, Valley Metro has been cultivating and showcasing the arts in Phoenix and other Valley cities while promoting public transportation. In some Arts Education concentrations it is possible to combine a BEd and a special 3 year Bachelor of Arts (BA) offered by the Faculty of Media, Art and Performance, or Bachelor of Dance (BDan) offered by the Faculty of Education.
In the Arts in Education (AIE) Program, you will learn how to harness the extraordinary power of the arts to raise educational outcomes for learners and enrich overall quality of life for communities. Check out the latest job openings in the arts education field in our Jobs Board section.