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Useful Resources for Art Education
National Art Education Association
The NAEA provides excellent resources for students of art education, including lesson plans, learning standards, and training events.
The J. Paul Getty Museum provides excellent resources for the K-12 classroom. Browse full lesson plans with image banks and background information for teachers.
National Endowment for the Arts
Information about the NEA's grant programs, and other partnerships happening on the national level.
North Dakota Content Standards
The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction's curriculum page features detailed content standards and links to pertinent Common Core standards.
Lesson Planning Guide
From the Education Research Guide: An excellent collection of lesson planning materials. Try the search box for a quick overview of the materials available, or select one of several suggested resources.
Emphasis Art by
Call Number: Valley City State University 2nd Floor (707 C5918e )
Publication Date: 2009-03-13
This beautifully illustrated text reflects the latest trends in art education and demonstrates how to motivate students to learn by integrating art with other content areas. Emphasis Art, 9/e focuses on the intrinsic worth of art-studio experience through its Discipline-Based Art Education approach, as well as on the process of implementing art education into classroom practice. Useful for both general classroom teachers and art specialists, this popular text promotes art appreciation while providing a wealth of creative ideas and clear technical direction, including lesson plans that incorporate instructional objectives.
Curriculum inquiry and design for school- and community-based art education by
Call Number: Valley City State University 2nd Floor (375.7 B4669c )
Publication Date: 2015
This book presents a range of possibilities and starting points for - and conversations about - meaningful journeys related to the exploration of visual arts content and the engagement of learning. The authors highlight and blend theoretical, practical, and flexible approaches to integrating curriculum inquiry and curriculum design. Curriculum Inquiry and Design will benefit educators in school- and community-based contexts as they design, plan, interpret, and transform curricula into significant learning experiences. It will be of particular interest to visual arts educators studying in undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, graduate certification, and community arts-based programs, as well as in art education methods and curriculum courses. It can aid art education faculty members and graduate students in understanding the interplay of curriculum within educational settings, and provide an impetus for promoting partnerships between school, higher education, and community programs.
Third Space by
Call Number: Valley City State University 2nd Floor (700.71 St485t )
Publication Date: 2005-01-01