The University and Arts Education

  • Kathryn A. Martin University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
Keywords: Higher Education, Arts Education, Schools


This article addresses some of the specific responsibilities of Colleges and Schools of Fine Arts and the obUgations of these academic units to the K to 12 educational system in the area of arts education, which include responsibilities in the preparation of teachers. Programs and projects of three universities will be cited and described as examples of various types of institutional involvement that have a positive impact on the learning environment.