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Pilot Point Independent School District...

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping featuring an article about the Pilot Point Independent School Distrct, being the only district participating in the discipline-based art education program funded through the Getty Foundation, in conjunction with the University of North Texas.
Date: [1990..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Institute receives $225,000 grant

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping, featuring an article about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts receiving an three-year grant from the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation in Dallas, TX. The article features, Jack Davis, co-director of NTIEVA, who says that NTIEVA is a research and development effort to train and retrain teachers in visual arts. That their major goal is developing within children the desire to be life-long audience and supporters of visual arts.
Date: [1990..]
Creator: Rosales, Cassl
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Pupils to create 'Paintings'

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping, featuring an article about fifth-grade children at the Sam Houston Elementary School presenting a "Living Paintings" at the Parent Teachers Association. The 'paintings' the children created are their own sensory interpretation of an artist's work.
Date: [1990..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

["Arts" newspaper clipping]

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping, featuring an article about the arts. Thirty-six U.S. schools, including Brook Elementary School in Bedford, will share a five-year, $15 million dollar grant for intensive arts program. The goal of the Arts Partner Schools effort, sponsored by the Annenberg Foundation, the Getty Education Institute for the Arts and the National Arts Education consortium, is to measure the academic performance of the students at these thirty-six schools. The grant will pay to train their teachers and to purchase new materials.
Date: [1990..]
Creator: Deller, Martha
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

NT receives $625,000 Getty grant for development of visual arts institute

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping, featuring an article about the Getty Center for Education in the Arts granting $625,000 for their North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts program. Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, the co-directors of NTIEVA are featured in the article as well, as they discuss their long-term goals and hopes for their education reform program. The program's goal is to create a better knowledge and understanding of art among elementary school aged children, while establishing better communication between the public schools and the museums.
Date: [1990..]
Creator: Hemby, Julie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Grant makes art, computer project possible

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on a collaborative educational project that will provide school children with a new view to the world of art and computers, thanks to grants from the Edward and Betty Marcus foundation. The grant support a join art education project by the UNT School of Visual arts, UNT's North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and the Dallas Museum of Art.
Date: March 12, 1995
Creator: Washington, April
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Awards presented at Honors Day, April 11

Description: A newsletter published by the University of North Texas, on the faculty, staff and students who have made outstanding contributions to the UNT community. They were recognized at the annual Honors Day award ceremony on April 11. Such award was given to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts co-directors Dr. Jack Davis and Dr. William McCarter, the Presiden'ts Award recognizes national contributions that have brought recongition to UNT.
Date: May 1997
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Munitz Leaving Tough Shoes to Fill

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Barry Munitz, California State University Chancellor, who is leaving the University and accepting his position as President and CEO of the Getty Trust. Cal State trustees are confident in finding a good candidate to take over the position left by Munitz, in part because Munitz had boosted their system's image.
Date: July 20, 1997
Creator: Wallace, Amy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Getty's Latest Treasure

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the newly constructed Getty Center, the massive $1 billion complex scheduled to open late December. The J. Paul Getty Trust' aims to become a public advocate for the arts, humanities and education in the United States. The Getty has named Barry Munitz the president and chief executive of the Getty Trust in January, replacing Harold M. Williams who announced his retirement.
Date: July 21, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Images of L.A.'s Real Treasure

Description: A newspaper clipping on the architecture in Los Angeles and how sometimes the buildings are used as links to the past. As part of "Mapping Boyle Heights," a Getty Research Institute endeavor, students are studying the cultures that were one practiced but have since disappeared from the communities.
Date: July 20, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Locals visit Getty Center

Description: A newspaper clipping on the newly constructed Getty Center museum and during the opening in December, Dr. William McCarter and Dr. Jack Davis were there. McCarter and Davis, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, visited the Getty Center because of the institutions's ties to UNT, NTIEVA is funded in part by the Getty Education.
Date: February 8, 1998
Creator: Breeding, Lucinda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

New Getty Grants

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a snippet on the J. Paul Getty Trust announcing the appointment of Barry Munitz as its new president and chief executive. The Center also annouced two new grant programs , the first is an organizational assessment grant to enabled recipients to evaluate their operations.
Date: July 19, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

CSu Chancellor Munitz to Lead the Getty Trust

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on California State University chancellor Barry Munitz will leave the university and accept his new position as president and chief executive of the $4.2 billion J. Paul Getty Trust. Munitz will take the position over from Harold M. Williams who is said to retire on his 70th birthday just three-weeks after the opening of the Getty Center in Brentwood.
Date: July 18, 1997
Creator: Muchnic, Suzanne & Wallace, Amy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Delegration from China to visit UNT campus

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on a delegation from the People's Republic of China will visit the University of North Texas to learn about unique program that uses art to improve public school learning. The delegation is visiting the United States at the invitation of the Getty Education Institution for the Arts.
Date: June 26, 1997
Creator: The North Texas Daily
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

New Chief for the Getty

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Barry Munitz, California State University Chanceller, who has accepted his new position as president and chief executive of the J. Paul Getty Trust, a private foundation devoted to the visual arts, the humanities and the organizations that run the J. Paul Getty Trust Museum. Munitz is set to take over for Harold M. Williams.
Date: July 18, 1997
Creator: Vogel, Carl
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

UNT takes program to Metroplex schools

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping featuring an article written about the University of North Texas and their education reform program developed by staff William McCarter and Jack Davis. The education reform program is an experiment on the children in their classrooms by teaching them different methods of arts education. McCarter states that research has shown that arts expand all areas of the curriculum by tapping into higher-level thinking skills and that art makes a measurable difference in test scores. The funding, worth up to $15 million will be divided into thirty-six schools, six in Texas, to receive up to $35,000 in funding services for five years.
Date: April 22, 1997
Creator: Breeding, Lucinda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

UNT takes program to Metroplex schools

Description: A scanned newspaper clipping featuring an article written about the University of North Texas and their education reform program developed by staff William McCarter and Jack Davis. The education reform program is an experiment on the children in their classrooms by teaching them different methods of arts education. McCarter states that research has shown that arts expand all areas of the curriculum by tapping into higher-level thinking skills and that art makes a measurable difference in test scores. The funding, worth up to $15 million will be divided into thirty-six schools, six in Texas, to receive up to $35,000 in funding services for five years.
Date: April 22, 1997
Creator: Breeding, Lucinda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The University of North Texas Symphony Orchestra]

Description: A newspaper clipping with a snippet on The University of North Texas' Symphony Orchestra and the Grand Chorus performing Beethoven's Ninth Symphony at the Concert Hall on campus.
Date: [1997..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

UNT to work with area schools in national arts experiment

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the University of North Texas partnering with the Annenberg Foundation, the Getty Education Institute for the Arts, the National Arts Education Consortium to bring six metroplex elementary schools and thirty others nationwide in a $15 million experiment for education reform. The five-year grant will provide professional development, implementation of arts curricula and school reform strategies.
Date: April 2, 1997
Creator: In House
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Schools expand arts teaching

Description: A newspaper clipping on the University of North Texas in Denton working with six local elementary schools to implement comprehensive arts education over the next five years as part of a $15 million experiment in education reform. The education reform is "Art Partner Schools" granting anywhere from $25,000 - $35,000 annually for five years to thirty-six elementary schools. Sent from the office of Jack Davis to colleagues, keeping track of the "University of North Texas in the news."
Date: April 7, 1997
Creator: Cuellar, Chaterine
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Visual Arts]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a snippet on the current projects at the University of North Texas. Six North Texas elementary schools were selected to participate in the nationwide $15 million Arts Partner Schools project. Each school will receive $25,000 - $35,000 annually for five years that cove teacher training, curriculum development, and testing to see if a comprehensive cross curricular approach to teaching visual arts has a positive effect on childhood education.
Date: April 6, 1997
Creator: Tyson, Janet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Program grows in leaps and bounds]

Description: A newspaper published by the University of North Texas to let readers be aware of what is going on at the University and what accomplishments have been made. With the projected growth rate of North Texas, enrollment to the university has increased. The University has increased the staff because the demand has been so great. Many students across the metroplex will get to experienced university-level science and performing arts.
Date: [1997..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Update, June 11, 1991]

Description: A newsletter clipping with bulletin information about the art happenings at the University of North Texas, information about the progress with the program North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and with the art faculty involved at the school, the program and the Denton community. This newsletter informs about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts co-directors Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, attending the National Art Education conference in Atlanta, March 20 - 24. Together they presented "Museum Network in North Texas." On March 28, McCarter and Davis spoke with Fort Worth ISD principals about North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and the implementation of discipline-based art education.
Date: June 11, 1991
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Art Festival attracts 100 educators to UNT

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about the Multi-cultural art festival at the University of North Texas, with more than one-hundred art educators attending the festivities. The program featured lectures in the morning and in the afternoon focus on modern and contemporary art, the emphasis on art education is to correlate it with the academic curriculum to make education stronger.
Date: February 3, 1991
Creator: Releford, Michelle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections