The Massey BA (Education) delivers skills and strategies for learning, from the sociological to the philosophical. NCLB, enacted in 2001, included art as one of the ten core academic subjects of public education, a designation that qualified arts programs for an assortment of federal grants. In 2009, less than 70 percent of elementary and middle school students had a regular arts class. EFA is recognized statewide as a leader in K-12 arts education for demonstrated excellence in philosophy and practice, and for its experienced and dedicated staff. Our online store features reduced prices for Americans for the Arts Professional Members.
Whatever inspires you, a major in education gives you access to a wide range of learning experiences to hone your abilities and enable you to engage positively in any context. And the percentage of high school students taking art classes has nearly tripled.
This course is aimed at students with an interest in developing their training as teachers in the field of arts and education, in carrying out participative and collaborative intervention projects, in developing inclusive research proposals to participate in institutions and groups.
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. Celebrating National Arts in Education Week is a way to recognize this impact and share the message with friends, family, and communities.
Forty-seven states have arts-education mandates, forty-eight have arts-education standards, and forty have arts requirements for high school graduation, according to the 2007-08 AEP state policy database. In the new law, the arts remain a well-rounded” subject and are empowered to be central to a child’s education in our public schools. Arts Education Artist Roster : The AIE Coordinator oversees the selection of professional artists who work in schools through panel review and demonstration classes. JUDY WOODRUFF: But first: At a time when public schools across the country are cutting the arts out of education, a jazz musician in Boston is finding a way to push through the noise. It can also serve as a great jumping-off point for active arts learning for K – 12 students.