Arts in Schools

Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at May 10, 2017
Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America

Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America by Michael M. Kaiser
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1611687039, 9781611687033, B00RKMTUU2 | 172 Pages | PDF | 909.70 KB
Strong Arts, Strong Schools: The Promising Potential and Shortsighted Disregard of the Arts in American Schooling

Strong Arts, Strong Schools: The Promising Potential and Shortsighted Disregard of the Arts in American Schooling by Charles Fowler
English | Nov 7, 1996 | ISBN: 0195100891 | 240 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

At a time when Americans are increasingly concerned with finding jobs and economic stability, supporting families, and surviving in the global economy, many consider the arts to be a luxury, a frivolous distraction which entices students away from real learning. In Strong Arts, Strong Schools, Charles Fowler argues that, far from a luxury, the arts are a vitally important part of our society and our schools.

Arts Therapies in Schools: Research and Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Oct. 25, 2014
Arts Therapies in Schools: Research and Practice

Arts Therapies in Schools: Research and Practice by Vicky Karkou
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1843106337 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB
Culture And the Arts in Education: Critical Essays on Shaping Human Experience (repost)

Culture And the Arts in Education: Critical Essays on Shaping Human Experience by Ralph Alexander Smith
Teachers College Press | January 1, 2006 | English | ISBN: 080774655X | 177 pages | PDF | 2 MB

This collection of Ralph Smith's writings provides a comprehensive overview of his extraordinary contributions to understanding the importance of aesthetics in education. These essays record his lifelong efforts to construct a defensible rationale for the arts in general education and a workable curriculum for art education in our public schools (K-16). The topics covered range from liberal education to arts education, the relationship of art, aesthetics, and aesthetic education to teaching and curriculum, the arts and the humanities, and cultural diversity.

Arts in Health: Designing and researching interventions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 16, 2017
Arts in Health: Designing and researching interventions

Arts in Health: Designing and researching interventions by Daisy Fancourt
2017 | ISBN: 0198792077 | English | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Inquiry-Based Teaching and Learning across Disciplines: Comparative Theory and Practice in Schools

Inquiry-Based Teaching and Learning across Disciplines: Comparative Theory and Practice in Schools By Gillian Kidman, Niranjan Casinader
English | PDF | 2017 | 172 Pages | ISBN : 1137534621 | 4.28 MB

This research-based book dissects and explores the meaning and nature of Inquiry in teaching and learning in schools, challenging existing concepts and practices. In particular, it explores and contests prevailing attitudes about the practice of inquiry-based learning across the Science, Geography and History disciplines, as well as focusing on the importance of the role of teacher in what is frequently criticised as being a student-controlled activity.
Finnish Innovations and Technologies in Schools: A Guide Towards New Ecosystems of Learning

Hannele Niemi, Jari Multisilta, Lasse Lipponen, "Finnish Innovations and Technologies in Schools: A Guide Towards New Ecosystems of Learning"
2014 | pages: 177 | ISBN: 946209747X | PDF | 6,7 mb
The Sixth Sense of the Avant-Garde: Dance, Kinaesthesia and the Arts in Revolutionary Russia

Roger Smith, Irina Sirotkina, "The Sixth Sense of the Avant-Garde: Dance, Kinaesthesia and the Arts in Revolutionary Russia"
ISBN: 1350014311 | 2017 | EPUB/PDF | 232 pages | 5 MB/2 MB

Enhancing Participation in the Arts in the EU: Challenges and Methods  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 15, 2017
Enhancing Participation in the Arts in the EU: Challenges and Methods

Enhancing Participation in the Arts in the EU: Challenges and Methods By Victoria M. Ateca-Amestoy, Victor Ginsburgh, Isidoro Mazza, John O'Hagan, Juan Prieto-Rodriguez
English | PDF | 2017 | 400 Pages | ISBN : 331909095X | 5.7 MB

In this book, participation in the arts is analyzed as a substantial contributory factor to European citizenship, and also as a tool for improving individual and societal wellbeing through educational and inclusive policies. It offers an up-to-date overview of ongoing research on the measurement and analysis of, and prospects for, traditional and new forms of cultural engagement in Europe.

Mental Health Promotion in Schools: Cross-Cultural Narratives and Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at July 7, 2017
Mental Health Promotion in Schools: Cross-Cultural Narratives and Perspectives

Mental Health Promotion in Schools: Cross-Cultural Narratives and Perspectives by Carmel Cefai, Paul Cooper
2017 | ISBN: 9463510516, 9463510524 | English | 262 pages | PDF | 4 MB