Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 January 2022

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190061289

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An Uneasy Guest in the Schoolhouse

Art Education from Colonial Times to a Promising Future

Ellen Winner

  • Maps recurrent pendulum swings between "traditional" and "progressive" approaches to art education in the United States
  • Features Winner's own observations of art education in China and the Reggio Emilia schools in Italy
  • Discusses how 21st century art education is informed by both the progressivism of the early 20th century and the practices of contemporary art

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