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[Art Smart article, April 9, 1995]

Description: An article from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram written by Clara Herrera. The article covers Brandon Lewis and other students in art classes and the logistics behind what courses are available to them.
Date: April 9, 1995
Creator: Herrera, Clara G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Arts & Entertainment, April 9, 1995]

Description: A clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Arts & Entertainment section. The article features the Barton Hill Elementary School and the teacher Carolyn Sherburn and covers the topic of funding cuts to the arts.
Date: April 9, 1995
Creator: Fort worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Artworks displayed]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on artwork by Pilot Point ISD schoolchildren on display at the Delta Kappa Gamma meeting held at the Woman's Club Building in Denton. Bill McCarter, of UNT, presented the program "Impact of the Area on Society: Learning About the Getty Grant," at the exhibition.
Date: September 9, 1993
Creator: The Post-Signal
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Dallas foundation gives $600,000 to UT

Description: A newspaper article published in The Dallas Morning News, about the Effie and Wofford Cain Foundation giving $600,000 for the first endowed faculty chairs in the University of Texas at Austin's College of Fine Arts.
Date: October 9, 1986
Creator: Dallas Morning News
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

DISD students' artwork on display at UNT gallery

Description: A newsletter, with an article written about Denton ISD student's artwork on display at UNT Gallery. Denton Area Art Education Association, DAAEA, is sponsoring an exhibition of works by students from middle, junior high and high school throughout Denton County. The exhibitions provide an opportunity for public schools to emphasize the importance of art in education and to acquaint the public with art programs in Denton County.
Date: April 9, 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Draft Regional Institute Grant Program]

Description: A rough draft of the agenda for the Regional Institute Grant Program annual directors' meeting, January 21 - 23, 1992 at the El Encanto Hotel in Santa Barbara, California. The agenda starts with the arrival of the guests at the hotel, and ends with closing comments with Vicki Rosenberg.
Date: January 9, 1992
Creator: Getty Center for Education in the Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fax from Vicki Rosenberg to Jack Davis, January 9, 1992]

Description: A fax from Vicki Rosenberg, program officer, Getty Center for Education in the Arts, to Jack Davis, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts with an statement from Julie Abel, program association at GCEA, with information on the new "jazzed" up titles for the Directors' Forum presentation.
Date: January 9, 1992
Creator: Rosenberg, Vicki
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Foundation makes arts gifts

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a snippet on Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation gifting $79,855 to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. The money will be used to produce prints of the great works of art in Dallas and Fort Worth museums to be used as educational tools in schools.
Date: March 9, 1993
Creator: The Dallas Morning News
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Greater Denton Arts Council membership card and privileges]

Description: Photocopy of a membership card from the Greater Denton Arts Council followed by a small message from K. Michele Arevalo thanking members for supporting the group. Also included is a document listing the GDAC Organizational Members benefits, privileges, and policies. The card has a signature, the amount given: $35, and the date: Feb. 9, '93.
Date: February 9, 1993
Creator: Greater Denton Arts Council
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

['Kid critics' Fort Worth Star-Telegram, October 9, 1989]

Description: An article written by Julie Gilberto for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram about the UNT led North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts that aids teachers in combining art and regular coursework to better students' education. The piece features a look at students in a classroom where this idea is already being implemented.
Date: October 9, 1989
Creator: Gilberto, Julie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Kids critics

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping featuring an article about teacher, Georiga Blaydes and her fifth-grade class room of students undergoing the experimental discipline-based art education program. The students have become as serious about art criticism as professional critics. Changes in art curriculum are being implemented statewide as part of a package of sweeping education reforms approved by the Texas Legislature in 1981. In the article, Ms. Blaydes has been working with the University of North Texas administrators as they plan for a regional center for the visual arts that will promote new art education programs.
Date: October 9, 1989
Creator: Gilberto, Julie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis to Don R. Roberts, October 9, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Don R. Roberts, Superintendent of Fort Worth ISD. In regards to good news that the Amon Carter Foundation has granted NTIEVA $150,000 for the next three years of their program. McCarter and Davis are thrilled as this amount will go a long way towards meeting their five year matching requirement for the Getty grant. It also insure the ongoing work of the institute. Included in the letter are details about how the Getty grant will release their pay increments during the years. McCarter and Davis write that they need some materials from Roberts, discussing some points they've enclosed in the letter, in order to secure the grant with the Getty Center.
Date: October 9, 1990
Creator: McCarter, William & Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis to John Biggers, October 9, 1996]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to John Biggers. In regards to a project which the NTIEVA initiated, that sought out high quality reproductions of work of at in five museums in the DFW area and that one of Bigger's painting, "Starry Clown" was selected for the portfolio. NTIEVA, with the Marcus Grant, produced 500 portfolios and each was placed at no cost in the elementary and secondary schools in the consortium of the Institute. McCarter and Davis write that the portfolio has been successful with teachers and students, that they received requests for additional portfolios, and are reaching out to Biggers to request the use of the image in commercial production of future portfolios.
Date: October 9, 1996
Creator: McCarter, William & Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason to Art Specialists and Coordinators, May 9, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Art Specialists and Coordinators. Discussing a planned a meeting for the art specialists and coordinators, of their consortium participating in the Institute, for Saturday May 19th, at 10:00 am, in office Room 302 of the Historical Building. At the meeting the art specialists will be responsible for presenting their commercial art packages to the Institute with the objective of promoting ways implementing art programs into existing curriculum.
Date: May 9, 1990
Creator: McCarter, William & Cason, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason to Pam Stephens, May 9, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Pam Stephens. Discussing a planned a meeting for the art specialists and coordinators, such as Stephens, participating in the Institute, for Saturday May 19th, at 10:00 am, in office Room 302 of the Historical Building. At the meeting the art specialists will be responsible for presenting their commercial art packages to the Institute with the objective of promoting ways implementing art programs into existing curriculum.
Date: May 9, 1990
Creator: McCarter, William & Cason, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter to Carol Wyrick, May 9, 1996]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Carol Wyrick, Coordinator of the National Arts and Humanities Education Program, National Museum of American Art of the Smithsonian Institution. In regards to the Latino Art and Culture exhibition being held at the Smithsonian Institution and how most of the teachers in the NTIEVA program are teaching at schools with a large percentage of Latino students. The teachers are having a problem finding quality materials associated with Latino artists and McCarter is interested in having the institute devote a portion of their time to the Latino Art and having Wyrick come to the Texas institute to introduce new instruction packages.
Date: May 9, 1996
Creator: McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter to Raymond Nasher, May 9 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Raymond Nasher, The Nasher Company. Mentioning a meeting, that Nasher chaired on, which energized the entire faculty and how disappointed McCarter is, because of scheduling conflicts, that Nasher will be unable to participate in the leadership retreat scheduled for June 1. McCarter also mentions literature that he forwarded to Nasher and hopes the he understands the enthusiasm for the concepts behind the NTIEVA's projects. McCarter then mentions that Dallas I.S.D. was unable to continue as a consortium district because of finalized details, yet McCarter hopes to reactivate Dallas after meeting with Howard Dunn and conversing with Janice Wiggins. McCarter ends the letter expressing concern about funding for the Institute. Copied on the letter is Rick Brettell.
Date: May 9, 1990
Creator: McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Harvey L. Walker to James J. Muro, October 9, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Harvey L. Walker, Executive Director for the Effie and Wofford Cain Founation to James J. Muro, Vice President-Development at the North Texas State University, UNT. In regards to Walker requesting that Muro send a revised grant application as soon as possible so that it may be processed in a timely manner and to include new documents needed as requested.
Date: October 9, 1987
Creator: Walker, Harvey L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to John Clark, March 9, 1993]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to John Clark, editor of Spirit Magazine, Southwest Airlines. In discussion of the articles in Spirit that focus on activities in the area that Southwest Airline serves and they thought that Clark would be interested in the discipline-based art education, DBAE implementation project. Davis and McCarter go into further details about what North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts does for educators and the districts in the Texas state as well as where their funding and grants come from. Davis and McCarter write about the success their institute is having with the children and how their reading and writing have improved with the visual art program. Attached to the letter for Clark, they've added more information regarding their program and hoping Clark will be able to feature an article about it.
Date: March 9, 1993
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis to Darlene Mann, March 9, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to Darlene Mann, Vice President, Trust and Investment Services at NCNB Texas. Davis thanks Mann for meeting with him and Joe Grisson on February 28 to discuss matching fund requirements for the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and send her all the information on the program and their primary goals along with a list of the Board of Regents for the University and a statement which verifies that the University is exempt from federal tax income.
Date: March 9, 1990
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis to Robert W. Decker, March 9, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to Robert W. Decker, President and Treasure of the William E. Scott Foundation. The letter is in regards to previous correspondence where North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts hopes that the Scott Foundation will become a partner and contributor to the organization. In the letter Davis goes into details about the collaborations in the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts project and their goal to reform education. Attached to the letter is the matching funds requirement report from other support. Also attached is the proposal of the art education program.
Date: March 9, 1990
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jan Keene Muhlert to Marla Price, November 9, 1992]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jan Muhlert, director of the Amon Carter, to Marla Price, director of the Modern Art Museum. Inviting Price to join Muhlert as a member of the Advisory committee for the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Muhlert describes a moment where Price and Muhlert sat together in an introductory program on the Institute a year before. Muhlert hopes that Price will except her formal invitation to come to the meeting and that Institute members Jack Davis, Bill McCarter and Nancy Reynolds will report on the committee's activities during the last six months. Included in the letter to Price is a fact sheet on the Institute, not present with the letter. Copied on the letter are Bill McCarter and Jack Davis.
Date: November 9, 1992
Creator: Mulert, Jan
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Janice Wiggins to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, January 9, 1996]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Janice Wiggins, Visual Arts Specialist for the Dallas Public Schools, to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Wiggins writes that Dallas ISD will be unable to continue their participation in the extension of the Getty grant for the 1995-1996 school years, due to time consideration and budgeting. However, there might be a possibility for participation for the 1997-1998 school year if they're able to pick up DISD's school funding needs. Wiggins concludes, saying how much she enjoyed her involvement with the NTIEVA consortium and to let them know of any opportunities to work with North Texas and the Getty Foundation again.
Date: January 9, 1996
Creator: Wiggins, Janice
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections