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Community Art in Action
professional development
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Community Art in Action
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Community Art in Action
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Community Art in Action
By Kristin Congdon
Encourages students to explore their world
This resource shows how art education programs can be expanded to address community-based and cultural traditions. The text explains how art and aesthetic choices are at the heart of communities and discusses how folklife and community practices are associated with the natural and built environment, different occupations, recreational activities, and ethnic traditions. 128 pages, softcover
  • Activities for involving students in their local community traditions
  • Ideas for expanding student awareness of traditions in communities around the world
  • Images of contemporary, folk, and traditional artists’ work
Available individually or as part of the Art Education in Practice Series.
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