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Re: I am a little upset, calm me

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lin_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Thu May 02 2002 - 18:23:40 PDT


Everyday I'm stumped as to why fine art receives so little respect. At
the elementary level, it's something I battle everyday.

Lin

On Thursday, May 2, 2002, at 05:37 PM, Aust ArtClasses wrote:

> I was informend , but not good source, that someone within my district
> was
> trying to see about getting state to say that Floral design (through
> career tech path) could could as a fine arts credit. I just dont see
> the
> TEKS being accomplished through this class. I took it as a slap in the
> face, that getting fine arts credit is not something that has much
> value.
> They are trying to get permission to do this. First of all, why was I
> not asked as District Art Coordinator.
>
> Would this bother anyone else. I can see maybe a Art I course that
> keyed
> on sculpture and you could get all the TEKS in Texas in but Floral
> Design.
>
> Jackie Aust

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