Module 4: CA Art Standards
Professional Development on the California Visual and Performing Arts Standards
Purpose: Module 4 will guide teachers on the CA Visual and Performing Arts Standards and how to integrate academic language into the classroom. Online videos will introduce teachers to the art discipline of visual arts. The five component strands of artistic perception, creative expression, historical and cultural context, aesthetic valuing, and connections, relations and applications will be delivered through direct instruction and classroom application. Supplemental materials have been posted to support the knowledge of the CA Art Standards in the classroom. USA Project Discussion Board is open for questions, comments, and support.