The University has an international reputation for its high-quality and innovative learning and teaching, delivered by staff who are both committed to providing an outstanding student experience and who are at the cutting edge of research in their own disciplines. At stage 3, participants will complete a minor Thesis in Education Science and the Research Cycle Applied module. It will discuss the role of arts and creativity in healing, care and wellbeing across the life course. It is possible that children in arts-rich schools scored higher on creativity and academic self-concept as a direct consequence of their experiences with the arts.
Degree of Master of Arts in Visual culture and Learning – specialisation Visual Arts Education. This was the first UNESCO Chair in the field of arts education in the world, and remains one of only two to be approved by UNESCO to date. Through the practice of arts integration, teachers are able to engage students more deeply in learning content.
Beecher serves on the faculties of the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music and the University of Toronto. One of the largest open-stack libraries in the nation, with more than 2.5 million volumes, Elmer Holmes Bobst Library and Study Center offers a world of information on virtually any subject.
Visit the Arts Education Program’s Eventbrite page to view and register for upcoming professional development workshops for teachers. The White St. Art Walk is one of the premier arts events in the state of Arkansas. A massed choir and musical ensemble will perform ‘So Many Beauties’ on the evening of Thursday April 6th, the climax of a project funded by the Arts Council and the charity Music in Hospitals known as ‘Adages’.
Engaging Students in the Arts: Creating, Performing, and Responding was published in 2004 and remains a useful resource today. Arts Learning Grant , Funding for interactive and comprehensive arts education-based projects where a qualified teaching artist(s) works with a specific community population, organization, or school.