Monday, February 28, 2011

Q&A #5

1. Here's a brief defense of one art form -- music -- as essential to the liberal arts:
http://www.aft.org/newspubs/periodicals/ae/fall2006/kalkavage.cfm

2. Here's a more substantive treatment of complexity, creativity, improvisation, education, and the arts:
http://api.ning.com/files/u6VkeVE11hlISIeGH3tv5XD2Ci41HMRMLatYabSyT7cQSSzfJyiPq4aQ*JK-gx2gnIIguKRV2znsqWDUakhBd25rDk58rh7h/MontuoriHumanRelations.pdf

3. Question: what are the potential benefits/challenges of an improvisational approach to learning and teaching (any topic, not simply music)?

4. Write 2 questions of your own.