Why is art in education important?
Children have remarkable creative capacities
Creativity leads to innovation
Develop self esteem
Become involved with curiosity
How is this impacting K-12 education?
We are not educating students whole beings
What can be learned from the arts?
Form and Content cannot be separated
Everything interacts ex: color
Details matter ex: squares
What a color looks like depends upon what colors are
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Author: Oude School
Author: Joe Lencioni
The Kennedy Center. A Place For Art [A Report on the Status of DCPS Elementary Arts
Programs] DCPS—Kennedy Center Arts Education Initiative Phase One
Robinson, Ken. TED Ideas Worth Spreading.