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Schmid, Dale – Arts Education Policy Review, 2019
The "Dance Entry Level Teacher Assessment" (DELTA) measures pedagogical content knowledge and subject-specific content knowledge in dance. Created and administered jointly by the National Dance Education Organization and the State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education, DELTA represents a first step toward reaching national…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Teacher Competencies, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Beginning Teachers
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Chua, Joey – Arts Education Policy Review, 2018
This article provides an overview of dance education in schools in Singapore with regard to physical education, co-curricular activity, initiatives by the National Arts Council's Arts Education unit, and pre-tertiary and tertiary dance programs. In an effort to gain a better understanding of how well the official discourse and the reality of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Dance Education, Educational Policy, Discourse Analysis
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Faber, Rima – Arts Education Policy Review, 2017
This article proposes the existence of an "Isadora Effect": the propositions that motor development plays a primal role in brain development, and the first understanding of symbolic meaning among young children occurs from an understanding of movement and gesture. Anecdotal evidence for the past few decades has demonstrated that dance…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Early Childhood Education, Motor Development, Brain
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Schupp, Karen – Arts Education Policy Review, 2017
This article examines students' choices in a postsecondary dance major curriculum where students selected to study one or more of five dance practices (African and Diaspora Movement Practices, Contemporary Ballet, Movement Language Sources, Postmodern Contemporary Dance, and Urban Movement Practices) each semester along with required coursework…
Descriptors: Dance, Dance Education, Movement Education, Creativity
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Parrish, Mila – Arts Education Policy Review, 2016
Media advances have changed the ways in which we interact, communicate, teach, and learn. The growth of telecommunication, video sharing sites, specifically YouTube, and social media, have exponentially increased the number of people interested in dance and dance education. Technology presents new ways for students to think about their learning,…
Descriptors: Dance, Online Courses, Electronic Learning, Dance Education
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Wakamatsu, Kori – Arts Education Policy Review, 2016
Teacher evaluation policy is a poignant and high-stakes issue. Driven by research, stakeholders are forging ahead with the premise that quality teachers are a critical, if not the most important, resource. As a result, many states are reforming procedures in response to educational reforms. The change to evaluate teachers in a systematic way has…
Descriptors: Teacher Evaluation, Principals, Feedback (Response), Administrator Attitudes
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Chavasse, Amy – Arts Education Policy Review, 2015
Returning to the classroom each year is an act of radical repositioning. Even as I return to the knowledge, experience, and accumulated memories of my teaching and creative practice, I look to ways to restructure how I deliver information and search for new methodologies of learning. Acknowledging the fluid conditions that define teaching movement…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Constructivism (Learning), Empowerment, College Instruction
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Risner, Doug; Barr, Sherrie – Arts Education Policy Review, 2015
Preparing dance specialist teachers to successfully educate an increasingly diverse student population highlights a number of challenges within an educational policy landscape characterized by technical production, methods-centric teacher preparation, teacher-proof curriculum, and standardization. The ramifications of these policies have…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Teacher Education Programs, Praxis, National Standards
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McCarthy-Brown, Nyama – Arts Education Policy Review, 2015
This article synthesizes current dance education research that demonstrates connections between the culturally relevant pedagogy and student academic achievement, details why the arts are exponentially important and valuable to all communities, and provides practical solutions for the everyday teacher. Through a pointed focus on culturally…
Descriptors: Dance, Poverty, Dance Education, Educational Research
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Maloney, Betsy – Arts Education Policy Review, 2015
In this research study, I examined how institutional power affected the experiences of two dance educators attempting to gain their K-12 dance teaching license in Minnesota. My research analyzed the ways in which candidates applying for the portfolio review process constructed, amended, or abandoned their identities as teachers/artists/individuals…
Descriptors: Power Structure, Dance Education, Teachers, Teacher Certification
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McGuire, Andrew – Arts Education Policy Review, 2012
The chairs of four arts education professional organizations--Jane Bonbright of the National Dance Education Organization, Michael Butera of the National Association for Music Education, Lynne Kingsley of the American Alliance for Theatre and Education, and Deborah Reeve of the National Art Education Association--were individually interviewed for…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Art Education, Theater Arts, Music Education
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Anderson, Mary Elizabeth; Risner, Doug – Arts Education Policy Review, 2012
This study investigates teaching artists whose work is rooted in dance and theater. Although the term remains both ambiguous and debated, teaching artists provide a good deal of arts education delivery in P-12 and afterschool programs throughout the United States. Based on survey data from a range of teaching artists across the nation (N = 133),…
Descriptors: Artists, Art Teachers, Dance Education, Theater Arts
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Bonbright, Jane; McGreevy-Nichols, Susan – Arts Education Policy Review, 2012
The field of dance arts education in the United States is in an entirely different place today than it was at the turn of the century. Much of this change is due to a convergence of events that involved: federal and state legislation, policy, and funding that supported dance in arts education; a forty-year transition of dance out of departments of…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Educational Development, Educational History, National Organizations
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Russell-Bowie, Deirdre – Arts Education Policy Review, 2011
The arts are an integral and important component of our everyday lives. As such, they need to be a vital part of our children's education. However, this has rarely been the case in Australian state primary schools over the past two hundred years. This article explores the history of the arts in Australian state primary schools since the…
Descriptors: Art Education, Foreign Countries, Elementary Schools, Public Schools
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Risner, Doug – Arts Education Policy Review, 2010
Postsecondary dance education is at a crucial juncture in its history in academe. Emerging from women's physical education programs in the 1930s, the profession's realignment with the arts broadly and arts-based education specifically has been characterized by ambitious goals and steady growth through the 1990s. However, a number of critical…
Descriptors: Graduate Study, Dance Education, Liberal Arts, Relevance (Education)
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