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Ideas into practice


Contributors:
Media Associates Inc.
National Endowment for the Arts. Expansion Arts Program
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : Media Associates Inc. for the Expansion Arts Program for the National Endowment for the Arts, 1972
Subjects:
Art centers--United States--Management

Imagine! : Introducing Your Child to the Arts

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Authors:
Shaffer, Sharon
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2004
67p.

Published by the National Endowment for the Arts, 2004. This reprint of the 1997 NEA publication revises and updates the previous edition’s material on introducing children to the arts. Made for parents, the publication includes activities and suggestions in literature, dance, music, theater, visual arts, folk arts, and media arts aimed specifically at children ages 3-8 years old. Includes pull-out guide of arts activities. 68 pp.

Subjects:
Arts and children--United States

Impoverishment of American culture

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Authors:
Gioia, Dana
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2007
14p.

“This article is a condensed version of the speech delivered by the National Endowment for the Arts’ chairman Dana Gioia at Stanford University on June 17, 2007.”–Page 6

Subjects:
Arts and society--United States

Improving the assessment of student learning in the arts : state of the field and recommendations

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Authors:
Herpin, Sharon
Washigton, Adrienne Quinn
Li, Jian
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2011
Subjects:
Arts in education--Evaluation

Improving the Assessment of Student Learning in the Arts – State of the Field and Recommendations

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Authors:
Herpin, Sharon
Contributors:
Washington, Adrienne Quinn
Li, Jian
Publication:
San Francisco, Calif. : WestEd, 2011
148p.

Given the increased focus on assessment and accountability in education since the 1990s, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) identified the need to capture the current status of arts assessment. As such, the NEA commissioned WestEd to examine current trends, promising techniques, and successful practices being used to assess student learning in the arts throughout the country, as well as identify potential areas in which arts assessment could be improved.

Subjects:
Arts in education--Evaluation

In good hands : state apprenticeship programs in folk & traditional arts


Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 1996
20 p. : ill. ; 14 x 22 cm.
Subjects:
Folklore--Study and teaching--United States
Folk art--Study and teaching--United States
Folk music--Study and teaching--United States

In good hands : a portrait of state apprenticeship programs in the folk & traditional arts, 1983-1995


Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 1996
63 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
Folklore--Study and teaching--United States
Folk art--Study and teaching--United States
Folk music--Study and teaching--United States

In recognition of the Presidential Design Award winners : the White House, Thursday, October 30, 1997


Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : s.n., 1997
1 v. (unpaged) ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
Industrial design--Awards--United States

The inclusive city : design solutions for buildings, neighborhoods and urban spaces


Contributors:
Goltsman, Susan M.
Iacofano, Daniel S.
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : MIG Communications, 2007
xv, 493 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
City planning
Public spaces
Universal design
City planning--Case studies

Independent film community : a report on the status of independent film in the United States

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Authors:
Feinstein, Peter
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1977
Subjects:
Independent films
Motion pictures