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Schlaack, Nicole; Steele, Jamie Simpson – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2018
Many classroom teachers turn to arts integration as a method for meeting multiple learning objectives but are less than prepared to do so. The "Collaborative Residency" program offered classroom teachers an intensive course of study through collaborative work with teaching artists as they co-planned and co-taught arts integrated units…
Descriptors: Art Education, Team Teaching, Integrated Curriculum, Faculty Development
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Lambert, Kirsten; Wright, Peter R.; Currie, Jan; Pascoe, Robin – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2017
This article examines the relationships between the embodiment of dramatic characters, gender, and identity. It draws on ethnographic data based on observations and interviews with 24 drama teachers and senior secondary drama students in Western Australia. We explore how student becomings in year 12 drama classrooms are mediated and constituted…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Drama, Secondary School Teachers
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Sakr, Mona; Kucirkova, Natalia – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2017
Previous research suggests that parent-child art making can foster opportunities for closeness between children and parents. Most studies however, have focused on art-making that involves paint and paper, or non-digital drawing technologies. There is a need for researchers to consider how a wider range of technologies, including digital…
Descriptors: Parent Child Relationship, Studio Art, Interaction, Interpersonal Relationship
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Pitts, Stephanie E. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
The Soundplay project ran in four early years settings in Sheffield, UK, in 2014-15, using a series of music workshops to attempt to increase the music and language attainment of children aged two to four years. The associated research investigated the impact of the programme, using a combination of observation, music and language tracker tools,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Education, Music Activities, Workshops
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Chisholm, James S.; Whitmore, Kathryn F. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
Situated at the intersection of research on Holocaust education and embodied literacies this study examines how an arts-based instructional approach engaged middle school learners in developing empathetic perspectives on the Anne Frank narrative. We addressed the research question: What can adolescents who are using their bodies to gain empathy…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Art Activities, Middle School Students, Empathy
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Kaimal, Girija; Drescher, Jon; Fairbank, Holly; Gonzaga, Adele M. L.; Junkin, Janelle S.; White, George P. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
This qualitative study presents an analysis of how guided visits to an art museum can provide leadership lessons for developing school leaders. The principal interns participated in teaching artists-facilitated guided arts engagement sessions at a large metropolitan museum. The sessions included art-making, observations of portraiture in the…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Museums, Art Products, Leadership Training
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Costes-Onishi, Pamela; Caleon, Imelda – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
This article fills in the knowledge gap in the student-centered practices of generalist music and art teachers to prepare 21st century learners. The study shows that generalists, after completing a specialist professional development program, struggle the most in connecting subject matter knowledge to pedagogical knowledge, specifically…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Student Centered Learning, Primary Education, Elementary School Teachers
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Buck, Ralph; Snook, Barbara – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
As arts educators, we are concerned that the teaching and learning of the arts is remaining static within New Zealand primary school classrooms. Despite acceptance of research promoting the importance of arts education for students; a clear and valued arts curriculum in New Zealand since 2000; and, UNESCO policy strongly advocating for the role of…
Descriptors: Art Education, Integrated Curriculum, Elementary School Curriculum, Foreign Countries
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Hauge, Torunn Bakken; Paulsen, Anne Synnøve; Ødemotland, Siv – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
This article investigates the process of devising strategy in an intercultural Baltic-Nordic setting. Sixty teacher education participants collaborated on an interdisciplinary artistic production based on Norwegian folk beliefs and wights through an intensive, week-long program called Nordplus. Using this as a case study, we explored how the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Case Studies, Dramatics, Creative Activities
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Mars, Annette – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
This article presents a study investigating musical learning among 9th grade adolescents in a Swedish lower secondary school. The adolescents collaboratively composed songs for a self-written musical, which they taught to their peers. The purpose of the study was to explore the ways in which adolescents acquire musical knowledge in this specific…
Descriptors: Music, Theater Arts, Music Education, Secondary School Students
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Broome, Jeffrey L. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2016
Multi-age classrooms feature the intentional grouping of students from consecutive grade levels for the purpose of fostering a nurturing classroom atmosphere. While an abundance of research on multi-age education has been produced throughout the past 50 years, only recent efforts have seen researchers turn their attention to the experiences of art…
Descriptors: Art Teachers, Observation, Comparative Analysis, Mixed Age Grouping
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Bertling, Joy G. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2015
Bowers (2001) described how our ecological crisis is marked by metaphors of difference and separation. By adopting an ecological paradigm, students have the opportunity to move past harmful distinctions that have characterized relations with the earth. Instead, students can move to a deep recognition of the interconnectedness of living things.…
Descriptors: Empathy, Mixed Methods Research, Place Based Education, Art Education
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Brown, Robert – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2015
This paper explores how aligned arts and play experiences can extend child and family engagement in a public outdoor space. The importance of outdoor play for children is strongly advocated and in response local governments provide playgrounds and recreational open spaces. To extend further the experiences afforded in such spaces some local…
Descriptors: Family Involvement, Play, Recreational Activities, Observation
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Brown, Robert; Jeanneret, Neryl – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2015
Many studies have highlighted the capacity of community arts programs to re-engage those young people considered at-risk of disconnection from future education and/or employment. "Evolution" is an artist-guided visual arts program established for young people challenged by mental health and social issues that aims to foster re-engagement…
Descriptors: At Risk Students, Community Programs, Visual Arts, Mental Health Programs
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Kaimal, Girija; Drescher, Jon; Fairbank, Holly; Gonzaga, Adele; White, George P. – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2014
This paper presents an analysis of how guided engagement with the arts can provide leadership lessons for school leaders and administrators. The study was conducted as part of two projects funded by the School Leadership Program (SLP) grants from the U.S. Department of Education. The principal interns and practicing school leaders participated in…
Descriptors: Urban Schools, Creativity, Theater Arts, School Administration
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