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The Resource The Muses Go to School : Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education, (electronic resource)

The Muses Go to School : Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education, (electronic resource)

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The Muses Go to School : Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education
Title
The Muses Go to School
Title remainder
Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education
Statement of responsibility
edited by Herbert Kohl and Thomas Oppenheim
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Language
eng
Summary
What do Whoopi Goldberg, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Rosie Perez, and Phylicia Rashad have in common? A transformative encounter with the arts during their school years. Whether attending a play for the first time, playing in the school orchestra, painting a mural under the direction of an art teacher, or writing a poem, these famous performers each credit an experience with the arts at school with helping them discover their inner humanity and putting them on the road to fully realized creative lives. In The Muses Go to School, autobiographical pieces with well-known artists and performers are
Summary
"In The Muses Go to School, autobiographical pieces by well-known artists and performers are paired with illuminating essays by distinguished educators to produce a powerful case for putting the arts at the center of primary and secondary school curricula. Spanning a range of genres from acting and music to literary and visual arts, these smart and entertaining voices make surprising connections between the arts and the development of intellect, imagination, spirit, emotional intelligence, self-esteem, and self-discipline in young people."--Jacket
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10083728
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
700.71
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
inspiring stories about the importance of arts in education
Label
The Muses Go to School : Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F1CA4CC7-9B8A-4163-8FC9-01215077FB87
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Publication
Control code
ocn774274290
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587688
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F1CA4CC7-9B8A-4163-8FC9-01215077FB87
System control number
(OCoLC)774274290
Label
The Muses Go to School : Conversations about the Necessity of Arts in Education, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F1CA4CC7-9B8A-4163-8FC9-01215077FB87
Publication
Control code
ocn774274290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587688
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F1CA4CC7-9B8A-4163-8FC9-01215077FB87
System control number
(OCoLC)774274290

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