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The Art Of Art Education, Kaylee Huber Jan 2017

The Art Of Art Education, Kaylee Huber

Honors Theses at the University of Iowa

Teaching is a career that can constantly be crafted through research and further education in order to ensure one’s students are reaching their full potential. Through this project I hoped to learn more about advocating for my students, discover what peer-reviewed research had already been conducted to promote the importance of art education and the transfer of skills into adulthood, and how to relay this externally to parents and community members. Technically, this project introduced new design skills necessary to expand my motion graphics animation ability using Adobe After Effects. My process began through the research of peer-reviewed articles ...


Culturally Relevant Teaching In The Art Classroom, Rachael Marie Ayers-Arnone May 2012

Culturally Relevant Teaching In The Art Classroom, Rachael Marie Ayers-Arnone

Theses and Dissertations

As a practicing in-service teacher, I designed this qualitative study to explore of the use of culturally relevant curriculum in my junior high art classroom. I used participatory action research to complete this research over the span of two school years. This research allowed me to identify the elements necessary to teach a culturally relevant curriculum, such as teacher background, student-centered teaching and school support. This data is combined with stories of my experiences growing up and stories from the field. I detailed and analyzed community performance art, mask-making and installation art projects for effectiveness and student engagement. Focus groups ...


A Unit In Developing A Basis For Appreciation And Understanding Of Modern Dance Through The Use Of Films And Discussions, Luellen Bowles Jul 1939

A Unit In Developing A Basis For Appreciation And Understanding Of Modern Dance Through The Use Of Films And Discussions, Luellen Bowles

Theses and Dissertations

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