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Art council names new directors

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the Greater Denton Arts Council unanimously naming Janet Harreld, an administrator of Indiana chamber music association, as its new executive director. Ms. Harreld hopes to expand arts-in-education programs and events that will draw the interest of people who normally don't patronize galleries or performance halls.
Date: April 6, 1994
Creator: Lennerts, Tim
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Arts council's executive director resigns

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the Greater Denton Arts Council asking Janet Harreld, the executive director, to resign from her position after one year. GDAC president, Roni Beasley, said that Harreld resigned for personal reasons, however, Harreld said the board asked her to resign because of philosophical and managerial differences and did not give an elaborate explanation.
Date: April 6, 1995
Creator: DeLeon, Jessica
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Artsy award]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on McNair Elementary School being one of twenty-one schools in the United States to have earned the program standard award from the National Art Education Association, NAEA, the award being the highest honor a school visual arts program can attain.
Date: December 6, 1992
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Contract signatures between Mark Elder and Herbert Holl]

Description: Signatures on a document from University of North Texas, School of Visual Arts, Assistant Vice President for Research Mark Elder, and Greater Denton Arts Council, Executive Director, Herbert Holl. They are signing a contract agreement between the Arts council and North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts for supporting grant award.
Date: May 6, 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Record-Chronicle clipping, December 6, 1992]

Description: A clipping from an education column written by Holly Becka for the Denton Record-Chronicle. One of the subjects focused on is the awarding of the National Art Education Association program standard award to the McNair Elementary School for their art education program.
Date: December 6, 1992
Creator: Becka, Holly
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Getty Sponsors Nation's Largest Art Education Reform Initiative

Description: A press information release on the Getty Center for Education in the Arts organizing one of the largest art education reform effort to be established. The reform program established itself with six institutes, reaching over two-hundred school districts in fifteen states and affecting nearly one million students since 1988. The purpose of the reform program is to train educators to use art in core education and implement art education programs to improve the curriculum.
Date: October 6, 1993
Creator: The J. Paul Getty Trust
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Greater Denton Arts Council Grant Program contract, May 6, 1993

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Herbert Holl to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter requesting they fill out a contract for the Greater Denton Arts Council and giving them instructions on how to do so. Following the signed contract is a copy of the evaluation form, filled out, and a summary and evaluation document explaining the program. At the end a 1993-1994 Fact Sheet for the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts is included.
Date: May 6, 1993
Creator: Greater Denton Arts Council
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Greater Denton Arts Council Grants Program Terms and Conditions

Description: Photocopy of a document listing the terms and conditions of the Greater Denton Arts Council Grants Program, signed and filled out by D. Jack Davis, Mark Elder, and Roni Beasley. This is followed by a letter from Beasley to Mark Elder congratulating him on receiving the grant and providing instructions for filling out the contract.
Date: 1994-05-06/1994-05-19
Creator: Greater Denton Arts Council
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter, Jack Davis and Nancy Cason to Melinda Mayer, February 6, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter, Jack Davis and Nancy Cason, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Melinda Mayer, Amon Carter Museum. In regards to a summarization of NTIEVA's summer institute plans such as staff training, institute dates, the team participants and a tentative schedule for the first few weeks of the program. Enclosed with the letter is a schedule for week one of the Institute.
Date: February 6, 1991
Creator: McCarter, William; Davis, Donald Jack & Cason, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cassandra Broadus to Donna Engles, December 6, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Cassandra Broadus, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Donna Engels, Evers Park Elementary School. In regards to an upcoming class visitation on January 8th and how Broadus will plan to present a lesson dealing with winter. Broadus plans on bringing a reproduction of a winter landscape or something visually similar, in order to get the children to talk about the art.
Date: December 6, 1990
Creator: Broadus, Cassandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cassandra Broadus to Marilyn Ingram, March 6, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Cassandra Broadus, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Marilyn Ingram, Kimbell Art Museum. In regards to the Art-O-Gram art education newspaper series and that the Kimbell will be featured on specific days as followed, March 19, May 7, June 11 and June 18. Broadus also requests to include works from the Kimbell in another article or two for the summer months.
Date: March 6, 1991
Creator: Broadus, Cassandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cassandra Broadus to Melanie Wright, March 6, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Cassandra Broadus, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Melanie Wright, Dallas Museum of Art. Broadus requests the use of two or three permanent pieces from the DMA to use in "Art-O-Gram" and "Class Acts" an art education newspaper series in the Fort Worth Star Telegram. The articles are designed for children to give them something more than just an art project but to talk about and view work critically and develop better communication skills.
Date: March 6, 1991
Creator: Broadus, Cassandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Herbet Holl to William McCarter, June 6, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Herbert Holl, executive director of the Greater Denton Arts Council, to William McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. The letter is in regards to the April 1990 grant award and Holl has enclosed an award for the amount of $750.00 for North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts.
Date: June 6, 1990
Creator: Holl, Herbert
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Jay Gates, August 6, 1993]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis to Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Jay Gates, Director for the Dallas Museum of Art. In regards to an invitation from North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, NTIEVA to welcome Gates to the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. Davis and McCarter describe to Gates, that within the past four years the Dallas Museum of Art has been in their consortium, comprised of five museums and six school districts, for discipline-based art education and implementation. Majority of their funding comes from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, as the Center represents the comprehensive approach to art education. Davis and McCarter write that while they had a pleasure working with Gail Davitt and Aileen Horan, they are looking forward to their work with Gates.
Date: August 6, 1993
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mark Elder to Harold M. Williams, September 6, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Mark Elder to Harold M. Williams acknowledging a grant offer letter of support for the North Texas Regional Institute for Education on the Visual Arts. He writes that both copies of the letter will be returned with signatures from the principal. Elder also provides his contact information.
Date: September 6, 1989
Creator: Elder, Mark
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Sandra Packard to William R. McCarter

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Sandra Packard to William R. McCarter about the appointing of a new Director of the Southeast Center for Education in the Arts whose name is Dr. Jeffrey H. Patchen. Packard provides a short history of his college education and subsequent career.
Date: August 6, 1990
Creator: Packard, Sandra
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Kathy Schwartz to the Improving Visual Arts Education, July 6, 1990]

Description: A memorandum from Dr. Kathy Schwartz, Improving Visual Arts Education Consultant, to the IVAE Consultants and Staff. The memo is in regards to the editorial board and membership of the Alaska Art Education Association providing a complementary copy of the debut issues of The Alaska Journal of Art. The issues begins with a keynote article by Harry S. Broudy. The Alaska Journal of Art will be published on an annual basis and invites manuscripts that report on current curriculum practices.
Date: July 6, 1990
Creator: Schwartz, Kathy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[NTIEVA invoice for Texas Commission on the Arts]

Description: An invoice form sent to the University of North Texas, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts for the request of a check sent to the Texas Commission on the Arts for unspent grant funds. Attached to the invoice is a letter from Margie Desiderato of NTIEVA sending a check for $177.00 for unspent grant funds for the 1997-97 FY.
Date: December 6, 1998
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[RE: Goals 2000 $$$]

Description: Photocopy of a memo from Leilani Lattin Duke, Director of the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, to the RIG Directors. The memo is in regards to information about Goals 2000 Educate America Act and how much money each state department of education is expected to receive for planning grants. Attached to the memo is FY94 Estimated Allocations for each state.
Date: July 6, 1994
Creator: Duke, Leilani Lattin
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[RE: The Summer 1991 DBAE Institutes: An Evaluation Report]

Description: A memo from Vicki Rosenberg, program officer at the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, to the Regional Institute Directors. The memo is in regards to the attached copy of Ralph Hoepfner's October 1991 evaluation report of two summer DBAE institutes. Attached to the memo is The Summer 1991 DBAE Institutes, An Evaluation Report. October, 20, 1991.
Date: March 6, 1992
Creator: Rosenberg, Vicki
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Role of Art in Higher Level Thinking]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the upcoming FORTE meeting, October 9th where guest speaker Dr. William McCarter will be discussing "The Role of Art in Higher Level Thinking." FROTE is an alliance of parents, teachers, students, administrators and board trustees dedicated to enhancing education for gifted and high achieving students.
Date: October 6, 1996
Creator: Grapevine Sun
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections