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Creating Their Own Worlds

Teaching and learning are at the centre of what we do in the Faculty of Arts. The Wallace Foundation, with additional support from the Arts Education Partnership, commissioned this report, which addresses the multiple challenges of achieving and sustaining quality in arts education, across both major and emerging art forms in rural, urban, and suburban settings.

For example, in a science classroom you might see students choreographing a dance using locomotor and nonlocomotor movements to demonstrate their understanding of rotation versus revolution of the planets (PDF) In a math class, you might see students learning fractions by examining composition in Warhol’s Campbell’s soup paintings.

Konstfack and the Department of Visual Arts and Sloyd Education offer in collaboration with Aalto University (FI), Aalborg University (DK), and Oslo and Akerhus University College of Applied Science (NO) an international Master’s programme in Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education.arts and learning

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World’s Best Arts Schools

The Minneapolis Schools ‘ Arts for Academic Achievement Program is a program that aims to reform schools by using collaborations between teachers, artists, and artistic organizations. Checking out the schools they came from will give an idea of the sort of training these artists went through. Novato High School is known for itsĀ Hornets; Marin School of the Arts has the Serval. Currently the Minneapolis Schools’ Arts for Academic Achievement Program works with around 8,000 students from 35 elementary, middle, and high schools.

No school makes the artist in the end though, but while they are there, there are teachers to counsel with, students to engage with, and opportunities to draw and paint from the live model. Meanwhile, the egalitarian ethos of the 1960s had knocked the Fine Arts down a peg and broadened the arts academy with adventurous and exciting disciplines such as photography, animation, film, fashion, graphic and …