The Visual Arts have the power to enrich the lives and endeavors of humankind. In a highly technological society such as ours, the visual arts serve as a humanizing force, giving dignity and a sense of worth to the individual. They provide the means by which aesthetic quality and order are derived from the exercise of an individual’s creativity and critical understanding.
Through Visual Arts Education, students learn the meaning and value of creativity and innovation by:
Through Visual Art Education, students obtain critical thinking skills that shape their efforts and affect their personal value choices by:
Through Visual Arts Education, students learn to communication through visual images for complete literacy includes the ability to understand, respond to, and talk about visual images by articulating thoughts and ideas clearly through more than written and spoken word.
Visual Arts Education prepares students for success in school, work, and life:
Cross Discipline Alignment
Measuring Student Growth
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