Why Our Schools Need the Arts (Paperback)

By Jessica Hoffmann Davis

Teachers College Press, 9780807748343, 150pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2007

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Presents the way to a different kind of advocacy: one that stops justifying the arts as useful to learning other subjects, and argues instead for the powerful lessons that the arts, like no other subject, teach our kids. This book offers a set of principles and tools that aim to secure a strong place for the arts in education.