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[Art Education, Newspaper clippings]

Description: Two newspaper clippings from the Denton Record-Chronicle, the first clipping is a snippet about the University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts with Jack Davis, Dean of the college. The snippet shows a photograph of the college building, a map of where the building is located on campus and a photograph of Dean Davis. The second newspaper clipping features an article, "Students combine art, academics," where students work on art education projects developed by UNT faculty.
Date: October 30, 1994
Creator: Denton Record-Chronile
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

An Assessment Strategy: Fun & Games

Description: A newsletter clipping featuring an article on a computer game titled "ART-GO," a reworking design of Bingo. Art-Go was designed to encourage a synthesis of ideas in the form of art thinking and art talking, a solution to the artist assessment problem - to measure the art cognition. The object of Art-Go, to develop observational skills and expressive dialogue that demonstrates what art concepts students understand or mis-understand.
Date: October 1996
Creator: School Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Board of Visitors, October 30, 1991

Description: A document with a list of names of the visitors, who have contributed funds towards the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts program. From the desk of Jack Davis, William McCarter and the members of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, as they look to find foundations, charities and groups to support the education reform program.
Date: October 30, 1991
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Brief Description of Connecticut's Performance Assessments in High School Science and Mathematics

Description: A brief description of Connecticut's performance assessments in High School Science and Mathematics, written by Joan Boykoff Baron, Ph.D, Connecticut State Department of Education. The Connecticut State Department of Education received a grant from the National Science Foundation to work with the Coalition of Essential Schools and the State Departments of Education to develop performance assessments in science and mathematics.
Date: October 10, 1989
Creator: Baron, Joan Boykoff
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Compact Dialogue, No. 2

Description: A newsletter, Common Core of Learning Assessment Project, Compact Dialogue, Connecticut Multi-state Performance Assessment Collaborative Team in Math and Science. Compact Dialogue is a monthly publication of the Compact Project a multi-state collaborative effort funded by the National Science Foundation. The newsletter will keep up to date information on all the happenings within the project.
Date: October 1989
Creator: Connecticut Multi-State Performance Assessment Collaborative Team in Math and Science
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Contract for Services between Texas Commission on the Arts and UNT-School of Visual Arts

Description: A contract for services between the Texas Commission on the Arts and the University of North Texas, School of Visual Arts. The contract is divided up into sections and details agreements that the contract will be valid from September 1, 1997 to August 31, 1998. The last page has the signatures of the Service Provider, UNT, and the Texas Commission.
Date: October 21, 1997
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Corporate giving profiles, October 1989

Description: A collective document that gives descriptions of foundations that provide grants for numerous organizations and programs of particular interests. This page is about the American Express Co. American Express Philanthropic Program. American Express offers grant support in arts & humanities, education, arts education, colleges & universities, public education and social services. These pages belong to the desk of Jack Davis, William McCarter and the members of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, as they researched foundations and charities to support their educational reform program.
Date: October 1989
Creator: Corporate Giving Watch
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Corporate Philanthropy Report

Description: A document listing small medical programs. The programs are Investor-Owned, American Medical International, a hospital industry who retains a giving program of grants up to eighty-thousand dollars. Charter Medical Corporation, a hospital industry that does not have a foundation but it open to grant requests, and Health Trust, a industry that is less than five years old and has a small but growing in their giving program. These pages belonged to the desk of Jack Davis, William McCarter and the members of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, as they researched foundations and charities to support their program.
Date: October 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Cross-Site Evaluation of Discipline-Based Art Education Staff Development Institutes And Implementation Processes In Florida, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee, And Texas: Spring and Summer, 1990

Description: The Cross-Site Evaluation of Discipline-Based Art Education Staff Development Institutes And Implementation Processes In Florida, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee, And Texas: Spring and Summer, 1990 by Brent Wilson and John White. The report covers a variety of topics in relation to art and art education, specifically discipline-based art education by the Center's institutes.
Date: October 15, 1990
Creator: Wilson, Brent
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

[Denton-area teachers participated in summer workshops]

Description: A page from the "In House" newsletter, published by the University of North Texas. This page details information on Denton teachers who participated in the summer workshops at the North Texas Institute for Visual Artsm a two-week program to train educators on how art can be incorporated into core subjects.
Date: [1993-10,1993-11]
Creator: In House
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Record-Chronicle 'Education', October 30, 1994]

Description: A few clippings from the Education section of the Denton Record-Chronicle one of which was written by April M. Washington. The first covers the UNT School of Visual Arts and D. Jack Davis while the second focuses on the programs led by NTIEVA and the students involved.
Date: October 30, 1994
Creator: Washington, April M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Record-Chronicle, October 20, 1992]

Description: A clipping from the Denton Record-Chronicle about a teleconference with panelists from NTIEVA and Prairie Visions: The Nebraska Consortium for Discipline-based Art Education. They are hosting it to promote the school programs and raise funds.
Date: October 20, 1992
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[An eye for art]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and the students affected by the program. In the Plano public schools under NTIEVA discipline-based art education program that has been implemented, children are surpassing the days of learning color and form and are being education on how to talk about famous and not-famous paintings critically. The program within the classroom has seen dramatic improvement in reading, writing, vocabulary and critical thinking skills. The rest of the article continues into the affects of visual literacy.
Date: October 10, 1991
Creator: Plano Star Courier
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Final Agenda Vision Statements/Strategic Planning Meeting California & Regional Institute Directors

Description: The final agenda for the Vision Statement / Strategic Planning Meeting for the California and Regional Institute Directors at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Santa Barbara, California October 6 - 9, 1993. The agenda starts with the opening session on October 6 and ends on October 9 with Vicki Rosenberg's individual meetings with the directors.
Date: October 1993
Creator: Getty Center for Education in the Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Foreign art educators visit NT

Description: A newspaper clipping, published by The North Texas Daily, features an article with the headline, "Foreign art educators visit NT." Swedish art educators from the Modern Museum in Stockholm visited North Texas to learn about reforming education in and through the arts. The Swedish educators visited the offices of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to learning about their program, Transforming Education through the Arts Challenge. Project Coordinator, Pam Stephens said that the challenge is a five-year $15 million effort at NT.
Date: October 20, 1998
Creator: Jacobson, Tesha
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Fund Raising Seminar for Deans and Faculty

Description: An invitation to a fund raising seminar for the Deans and Faculty at the University of North Texas for Thursday, October 5, 1989 at the Advancement Center. Included in the invitation is a schedule for the morning and afternoon of the seminar and a list of individuals who have been participating in the fund-raising project who have been invited to the seminar.
Date: October 1989
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

Group from Sweden to study how UNT incorporates arts

Description: A newspaper clipping, published by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, features an article in the Metro & Texas Digest section titled "Group from Sweden to study how UNT incorporates arts." A group of visual arts educators from Sweden will spend three days observing how the University of North Texas works with schools, museums and galleries to incorporate art into the classroom curricula. The group will also visit the office of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to learn about the institutes Transforming Education through the Arts Challenge.
Date: October 19, 1998
Creator: Lewis, Carol
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