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Title: Oregon Art Beat Special: Teaching Creativity, Is Art the Answer?
Copy #: 1
Status: available
Duration: 0 hours, 30 minutes
Media: 1 DVD
Keywords: Art Education, OPB Production


How important are activities like painting, band, choir or dance in Oregon's cash-strapped schools? As budgets are cut around the state and student performance on standardized tests is prioritized over more creative tasks, making time for the arts has become a controversial issue. OREGON ART BEAT looks closely at the relationship between arts education and creativity in our public schools.