Education In The Arts by Christine Sinclair

Education In The Arts

byChristine Sinclair, Neryl Jeanneret, John O'Toole

Paperback | December 9, 2012

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Engage * Create * Reflect * Teach * LearnThis is a book about the principles and practice that underpin teaching and learning in the arts. It enables primary school teachers to work across a number of art forms, including drama, art, music, media, technology and dance. It also addresses the need for all teachers to be able to teach thearts, not just art, music or drama specialists. It is grounded in theory and research, with links to teaching practice, allowing students to apply what they are learning to new contexts, and encouraging them to become reflective practitioners. Students can continue to use this book as they becomepractising teachers, drawing on how to implement the various arts practices in a school setting.

About The Author

Christine Sinclair is Head of Drama, Melbourne Graduate School of Education at The University of Melbourne. Neryl Jeanneret is Head of Music, Melbourne Graduate School of Education at The University of Melbourne. John O'Toole is (Former) Chair, Arts Education, Melbourne Graduate School of Education at The University of Melbourne.

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Title:Education In The ArtsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:254 pages, 10.87 × 8.27 × 0.03 inPublished:December 9, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195574605

ISBN - 13:9780195574609

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Table of Contents

Part One: Key principlesThe Arts and Creativity: A Manifesto for Schools1. Art, Creativity, and Motivation2. Learning in the Arts3. Arts Education as Intercultural and Social Dialogue4. Generic skills and Multiple Literacies5. Teaching for the Aesthetic, Teaching as Aesthetic6. Shower Singing and Other EssentialsPart Two: Teaching the Art Forms7. Drama: Social Dreaming in the 21st Century8. Making Music and Cultural Connections9. Learning In and Through the Visual Arts10. Dance: Art Embodied11. Media Arts and Learning in the Digital WorldPart Three: Integrating the Arts12. Integrating the Arts13. Learning and Teaching through the Arts14. Support and Partnerships for the TeacherReflections: Art is a Place You Can GoGlossary