America's starving young artists

Lenihan, J.
March 1992
Mothering;Spring92, Issue 63, p100
Offers a look at the arts and music in the nation's elementary schools. Statistics show that less than 50 percent of the nation's elementary schools have access to full-time music specialists, and only 25 percent have access to full-time visual arts specialists. Arts education--a social deficit; Some promising initiatives; Parents as teachers; Parents as advocates. INSET: Who rules arts education? (How parents can add fuel to the....


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