Regional Expert Symposium on Arts Education in Asia
"Measuring the Effects of Arts in Education"
Hong Kong, SAR China
9 – 11 January 2004
The purpose of the Regional Expert Symposium on Arts Education in Asia was to review the current status of the arts in education in Asia with particular emphasis on the instrumental outcomes of the arts in education, and to promote the empirical measurement of the contribution of the arts to children's general development.
The main aim was to define a methodology for measuring the impact of the arts in education when the arts are used to teach other disciplines and when it is taught as an independent discipline. Two methods of research were defined: quantitative and qualitative research.
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