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10 Things You Can Do To Make Our Schools Better

Description: A clipping from Parade Magazine, featuring an article titled, "10 Things You Can Do To Make Our Schools Better," by Vartan Gregorian. Gregorian will become the President of the Carnegie Corporation of New York in June, 1997. Gregorian is one of the leading authorities on education in America and has written a list about some things concerned individuals can do right now to better the schools and education in the area. The 10th thing on Gregorian's list is to restore the arts as a major element in education. "We've made a tremendous mistake in diminishing or eliminating art, music and dance as fluff or frills."
Date: March 23, 1997
Creator: Gregorian, Vartain
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

1992 Regional Institute Directors' Meeting

Description: The 1992 Regional Institute Director's Meeting published by the Getty Center for Education in the Arts. A report with the summaries remarks and discussions from the 1992 Regional Institute Director's Meeting, held from November 3 - 4, 1992, in Santa Barbara, California. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the findings, questions and research in regards to the Center's goals of education reformation through arts and arts education.
Date: November 1992
Creator: Getty Center for Education in the Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Abstract: The North Texas Regional Institute For Educators On The Visual Arts

Description: An abstract for the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, with the intention of inviting corporations and private foundations in North Texas to join with the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, the University of North Texas to innovate and implement a education reform for discipline-based arts. The abstract goes into details about what NTIEVA hopes to achieve through their program, wanting to tackle visual literacy, critical criticism and language among elementary and secondary students. Further details about budgeting and proposed planning are incorporated at the end of the abstract.
Date: November 27, 1989
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Abstracts and Presentations for Inheriting the Theory Seminar, May, 4-7, 1989

Description: Photocopy of the abstracts for presentations that are taking place during the Inheriting the Theory: New Voices and Multiple Perspectives on DBAE. At the bottom of the first page is the location and dates of the seminar and on the left-hand side are the committee members and director. Each idea is listed under its own "Triangulation", there are six total. Each triangulation gives a summary of the idea as well as a snippet about the speaker.
Date: May 1989
Creator: Getty Center for Education in the Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Action is key to Gates

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Jay Rodney Gates, the Dallas Museum of Art art director who has just sold his house in Seattle and has purchased a new home in Dallas to begin his job at the museum. His first priority is to get the Hamon building open, quoting "You only get to do it once."
Date: August 1, 1993
Creator: Kutner, Janet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Administrative and Project Support submited to TCA]

Description: A review and routing form submitted by North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to the Texas Commission on the Arts requesting funding from September 1, 1999 to August 31, 2000. The following webpage have been printed from the TCA website as sensitive organization information had been filled out during application process.
Date: December 7, 1998
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Adults who color show their creativity

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on coloring and adults who color as a small muscle control exercise or just for fun pastime. Tracy Moran, a crayola spokeswoman said, "Coloring isn't just for kids anymore." Dr. William McCarter, art professor at the University of North Texas says, "the use of crayons as an adult medium isn't new." The number of adults using crayons is part of a trend on being involved in some form of self-expression.
Date: July 3, 1995
Creator: The Dallas Morning News
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Advisory Committee Meeting agenda, February 2, 1993]

Description: Photocopy of the agenda from an NTIEVA Advisory Committee meeting. The document lists the date, location and time of the event and states that the subject is "Advocacy". The meeting is written to mainly consist of reports and discussions on art education topics.
Date: February 2, 1993
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Aesthetic Development]

Description: A research team from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation is visiting the School of Visual Arts to observe a teacher training institute from June 16th - 27th. The Gulbenkian Foundation, located in Lisbon, Portugal is sending the group to study an approach to art teaching known as discipline-based art education. A list of names of the individuals part of the research team are mentioned in the document.
Date: [1997..]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Aesthetics In Our Time

Description: An article, "Aesthetics In Our Time," by Kay Wilson for Trends, Spring of 1998. Wilson is a doctoral candidate at the University of North Texas and has written this article on the technical terminology aesthetics and how it was used throughout history. As such, Alexander Baumgarten first used aesthetics in 1744 to mean "science of the beautiful." Aesthetics in today's culture is concerned with the questions in addition to the traditional question of beauty.
Date: Spring 1998
Creator: Wilson, Kay
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Agenda for Greenbriar Elementary School, November 4, 1991

Description: Photocopy of the agenda for a NTIEVA introductory meeting with Greenbriar Elementary School. The document lists the four things that were scheduled for the meeting. Activities and the introduction of DBAE are on the list.
Date: November 4, 1991
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Agenda for the Regional Institute Meeting]

Description: The first page of the agenda for the Regional Institute Grant Program, Annual Directors' Meeting. January 21 - 13, 199[2], at the El Encanto Hotel in Santa Barbara, California. The agenda is for the last day of the event, Thursday, January 23, 199[2].
Date: January 1992
Creator: Getty Center for Education in the Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Agenda for the Teleconference between Texas and Nebraska]

Description: Faxed pages sent from Sheila Brown, Prairie Visions, to Bill McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. The pages are the agenda and description of the upcoming nation-wide teleconference between Texas and Nebraska. The agenda details what is to be said by which participants and for how long.
Date: 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Agenda from North Texas Institute for Educators in the Visual Arts Advisory Board Meeting, May 25, 1990

Description: Photocopy of a document that shows the agenda of an NTIEVA Advisory Board meeting. Under the header is the date and location of the meeting followed by the agenda itself. It lists times, topics and speakers for each portion.
Date: May 25, 1990
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[American Airlines Travel Tickets]

Description: American Airlines travel tickets for a James McNeil, heading from Dallas Fort Worth airport to Newark, New Jersey. The following correspondence is a request to transfer the charges for airline tickets from the Annenberg Grant 70021 to the TCA Grant 74668 for the amount of $295.36.
Date: August 1998
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Americans Believe Arts Are Essential Part of Education

Description: Page one of a publication release on the new survey, Americans and the Arts VI, conducted by Louis Harris. Which states that majority of Americans believe that art and art courses should be part of the regular curriculum and paid for out of the school budget. Ninety-one percent of those polled say it is important for children to learn about the arts and develop artistic skills in schools.
Date: March 19, 1992
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Amon Carter director resigns after 15 years

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Jan Muhlert, former director of the Amon Carter Museum of fifteen years, resigning for personal reasons. Muhlert said that it was time to step back, to catch up on reading, writing and to travel. Board president Ruth Carter Stevenson praised Muhlert contributions to the museum.
Date: [1995..]
Creator: Kutner, Janet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Amon Carter Museum Educator Receives National Award

Description: A news release from the Amon Carter Museum awarding Allison Perkins, Education Director at the Amon Carter, National Art Education Association Western Region Museum Educator of the Year for 1994. The award was presented to Perkin at the 1994 National Art Education Association convention in Baltimore in April, 1994.
Date: June 24, 1994
Creator: Amon Carter Museum
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Amon Carter Museum News Release, June 24, 1994

Description: Photocopy of an immediate news release from the Amon Carter Museum on the topic of a national award won by one of the educators. The release gives a summary of who the winner, Allison Perkins, is and her history in art museum education. There is also a quote from the Director of the Amon Carter Museum, Jan K. Muhlert. In the top right-hand corner of the paper are the hand-written letters "McC" which possibly stands for McCarter.
Date: June 24, 1994
Creator: Amon Carter Museum
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections