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[Instructions for Schools and Victory Savings Week, 1919]

Description: A pamphlet from the War Savings Division of the Federal Reserve to American public schools with instructions for the celebration of Victory Savings Week, a national celebration and pledge drive for the first anniversary of World One One's end. Included are letters addressed to principals, teachers, and parents, specific instructions for schools on how to organize events and collect money pledges during the week, and lyrics for "thrift songs" to be sung. A return envelope and the sending envelope are included.
Date: October 22, 1919
Creator: Smith, Frank M.
Partner: Private Collection of the CC Cox Family

NT Institute to sponsor art program for teachers

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article written about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts conduct its 1991 summer institute on art education June 17 - 28. More than one-hundred educators, teachers, art supervisors, principals, museum educators, and graduate students are expected to attend. NTIEVA is one of the six institutes in the nation funded by a grant from the Getty Foundation with a goal to bring discipline-based art education into public schools to improve visual literacy.
Date: April 17, 1991
Creator: The North Texas Daily
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Improving Student Performance through the Arts

Description: An article published in the Principal newsletter, in the Arts in Education section. The article titled, "Improving Student Performance through the Arts" was written by Russ Chapman, a principal for the Shady Brook Elementary School in Bedford, Texas. Chapman writes that he began his career in elementary school over twenty-five years ago and he never centered his mind that arts education could become a powerful tool for boosting academic performance. Chapman's' article details the comprehensive art education ideas and how it was introduced and implemented.
Date: [1998..]
Creator: Chapman, Russ
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Improving Student Performance through the Arts

Description: A online magazine, Principal Magazine, The National Association of Elementary School Principals, serving all elementary and middle school principals. The article titled, "Improving Student Performance through the Arts," was written by Russ Chapman, a principal of Shady Brook Elementary school, one of the consortia schools involved with North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Chapman writes that he began his career in elementary school over twenty-five years ago and he never centered his mind that arts education could become a powerful tool for boosting academic performance. Chapman's' article details the comprehensive art education ideas and how it was introduced and implemented.
Date: March 1998
Creator: Principal Magazine
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The High School Visual Art Program and Principals' Survey]

Description: A document with information on the High School visual art program and a principals' survey. The document has information like, "45% of the schools, the primary responsibility for curriculum planning resides with individuals teacher. Art teachers in 78% of the schools make modifications in the curriculum to meet student needs and interests." "58% of the principals take the position that objectives intrinsic to the arts are the most important: 40% indicated that developing artistic literacy and skills are most important; 18% cited aesthetic education."
Date: [1989..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: School (Saginaw) ]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: May 20, 1977, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 41 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Parking]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: September 8, 1978, 6:00 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 13 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Demonstration]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 5, 1979, 6:00 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 35 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Carter Junior High]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 16, 1979, 5:00 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 15 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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