Understanding Art Education
Engaging Reflexively with Practice
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Understanding Art Education by Nicholas Addison
Book DescriptionWhat is distinctive about art and design as a subject in secondary schools? What contribution does it make to the wider curriculum? How can art and design develop the agency of young people? Understanding Art Education examines the theory and practice of helping young people learn in and beyond the secondary classroom. It provides guidance and stimulation for ways of thinking about art and design when preparing to teach and provides a framework within which teachers can locate their own experiences and beliefs. Designed to complement the core textbook Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School, which offers pragmatic approaches for trainee and newly-qualified teachers, this book suggests ways in which art and design teachers can engage reflexively with their continuing practice. Experts in the field explore: * The histories of art and design education and their relationship to wider social and cultural developments * Creativity as a foundation for learning * Engaging with contemporary practice in partnership with external agencies * The role of assessment in evaluating creative and collaborative practices * Interdisciplinary approaches to art and design * Developing dialogue as a means to address citizenship and global issues in art and design education. Understanding Art Education will be of interest to all students and practising teachers, particularly those studying at M Level, as well as teacher educators, and researchers who wish to reflect on their identity as an artist and teacher, and the ways in which the subject can inform and contribute to education and society more widely.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415367394
(234mm x 156mm x 13mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 4-Jan-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Nicholas Addison
Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School, Hardback (October 2014)
"Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School explores a range of approaches to teaching and learning and provides a conceptual and practical framework for understanding the diverse nature of art and design in the secondary school curriculum.
Understanding Art Education, Paperback (November 2009)
What is distinctive about art and design as a subject in secondary schools? What contribution does it make to the wider curriculum? How can art and design develop the agency of young people? This title examines the theory and practice of helping young people learn in and beyond the secondary classroom.
Issues in Art and Design Teaching, Paperback (March 2003)» View all books by Nicholas Addison
This book draws together a range of issues in the teaching of art and design. Building on their learning about the teaching of art and design on ITT courses, the reader is encouraged to consider and reflect to improve their judgements.
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Author Biography - Nicholas Addison
Nicholas Addison is a senior lecturer in Art, Design & Museology at the Institute of Education and Course Leader for the MA Art & Design in Education at the University of London, UK. Lesley Burgess is a senior lecturer in Art, Design & Museology and Course Leader for the PGCE in Art & Design at the Institute of Education, University of London. John Steers is General Secretary of the National Society for Education in Art and Design, and visiting senior research fellow at Roehampton University, London. He formerly taught art and design in secondary schools in London and Bristol for 14 years. Jane Trowell is lecturer on the MA Arts Policy and Management at Birkbeck, University of London and co-director of the London-based interdisciplinary group PLATFORM.
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