TITLE

Protecting Our Children from the Arts

AUTHOR(S)
Descollonges, Heather; Eisner, Elliot
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
American School Board Journal;Oct2003, Vol. 190 Issue 10, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses recommendations on how to protect children from the attitudes and dispositions the arts promote. Limitation of students' exposure to art; Importance of teaching art mechanically; Benefits of standardized tests for assessing student performance.
ACCESSION #
11049871

 

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