This study exposes a dual need for art educational research on special student populations and human development research on innovative methods of developing the qwell-beingq of the older youth in foster care. The results would be useful to art educators and art therapists working with older youth in the foster care system; community arts organizations and foster care agencies interested in developing or replicating promising visual arts programs for foster youth; and artists, art students, and community stakeholders who want to use the visual arts to help improve the lives of foster youth.aOn each artista#39;s piece you will see how layer upon layer of paint tells their stories , depicts their dreams and reflects their creative process, a said Morales (Morales, ... With the assistance of another artist and an art student, she created artwork similar to what the teens would make as an reference. ... aSome kids were very outgoing, some needed no direction, and others needed a lot of encouragement.
|Title||:||Art Programs for Youth in Foster Care: A Survey and Analysis|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|