Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Education Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

PDF

2017

Master's Theses

Curriculum and Instruction

Articles 1 - 1 of 1

Full-Text Articles in Education

Middle Level Multicultural/Social Justice Art Education Curriculum, Andrews Apr 2017

Middle Level Multicultural/Social Justice Art Education Curriculum, Andrews

Master's Theses

The way in which children are taught matters a great deal and influences not only their worldview, but also how they view themselves with that world. Through my experiences as an art teacher, I have witnessed a growing need for teaching students in a way that focuses on multicultural and social justices issues in order to help students gain a more well-rounded world view. The art classroom has to power to serve as a safe and effective place to explore these issues. Determining why there is a growing need for a multicultural and social justice oriented art curriculum was important ...