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The arts and achievement in at-risk youth

James S. Catterall

The arts and achievement in at-risk youth

findings from four longitudinal studies

by James S. Catterall

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Published by National Endowment for the Arts in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Services for,
  • Problem youth,
  • Arts and youth,
  • Longitudinal studies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames S. Catterall, University of California Los Angeles with Susan A. Dumais, Louisiana State University and Gillian Hampden-Thompson, University of York, U.K.
    SeriesResearch report -- #55
    ContributionsDumais, Susan A., 1971-, Hampden-Thompson, Gillian
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1431 .C38 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25215054M
    LC Control Number2012006524

    The Redwoods Group offers grants to projects and programs that make young people safer. Particular target areas include aquatic safety, child sexual abuse prevention, employee safety, and emergency preparedness. Grants of up to $1, will go towards programs that enable safer practices, positively change safety behaviors, and increase. Teaching language arts helps one educator publish his first book Leave a reply When Mark Dostert was hired as a “children’s attendant” at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center back in , he didn’t realize that meant he would actually be serving as an unarmed guard of the facility’s inmates. Archived Information: This program supports school-community partnership programs designed to improve the education performance of at-risk children by providing arts education services and programs, especially programs incorporating arts education standards.


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National Endowment for the Arts. The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies. Research Report # James S. Catterall, University of California Los Angeles with Susan A.

Dumais, Louisiana State University and Gillian Hampden-Thompson, University of York, U.K. This report examines arts-related variables from four large datasets -- three maintained by the U.S. Department of Education and one by the Department of Labor -- to understand the relationship between arts engagement and positive The arts and achievement in at-risk youth book and social outcomes in children and young adults of low socioeconomic status (SES).

The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth study uses four separate longitudinal studies (three from the U.S. Department of Education) to track children, teenagers, and young adults who had high or low levels of arts engagement in or out of school.

Those activities included coursework in music, dance, theater, or the visual arts; out-of-school. "The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth" is a partial attempt to fill this knowledge gap.

The authors use four large national databases to analyze the relationship between arts involvement and academic and social by: At- Risk Youth Baldwin-Wallace College At-Risk Youth, Education, Youth Leadership, Summer Program First Book Geneva is the Hobart & William Smith College campus sponsored chapter of First Book, a the goal of Occidental College’s Arts for Appreciation and Achievement.

The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth is a partial attempt to fill this knowledge gap. The report’s authors, James Catterall et al., use four large national databases to analyze the relationship between arts involvement and academic and social achievements.

YouthARTS showed that arts programs really can have an impact on youth. Not only can such programs enhance young peoples' attitudes about themselves and their futures, but the programs also can increase academic achievement and decrease delinquent behavior.

This site is intended to show you how. The arts a nd achievement in at-risk youth: findi ngs from four longit udinal studies / J ames S. Cat terall, Universit y of California Lo s Angeles wi th Susan A.

D umais, Louisi ana State. BUILDING CONCRETE BRIDGES FOR YOUTH: A Comprehensive Guide to Developing Mentoring Programs for At-Risk & Underserved Youth by Dr. Willie L Williams, Barbara Joe Williams, et al. | out of 5 stars 2. More information: The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies was prepared for the National Endowment for the Arts by James S.

Summary: At-risk students who have access to the arts in or out of school also tend to have better academic results, better workforce opportunities, and more civic engagement, according to a new NEA report, The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies.

The study reports these and other positive outcomes. The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: findings from four longitudinal studies / James S. Catterall, University of California Los Angeles with Susan A. Dumais, Louisiana State University and. At Risk Youth book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

the conceptual and practical information on key issues and problems you will need to prepare effectively for work with at-risk youth. The authors describe and discuss the latest prevention and intervention techniques that will help you perform your job 4/5. Can the Arts Really Deter Our Youth from Gangs, Drugs and Violence.

Bridging the Gap: How Nonschool-Based Programs Boost Education. Arts Participation = Improved Academic Performance. Arts Programs = Higher Rates of Graduation. Funding for Youth-at-Risk Arts Programs. National Endowment for the Arts Education and Access Program. The arts and achievement in at risk youth.

The fourth database, the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth of (NLSY97), is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

At-risk behaviors are the biggest The arts and achievement in at-risk youth book problem with youth today, a topic of growing importance in the fields of both counseling and education. Whether the term "at-risk" connotates a local school districts problems with youth suicide and school dropout, the correction systems concerns about juvenile delinquency, or the health systems concerns with teen pregnancy, child abuse, and AIDS, the.

Helping our youth through art programs may be one of the most important steps we can take as individuals and as a society. Art is a valuable tool for discovering, exploring and interpreting reality.

Investing in children’s art programs not only exposes the students to the benefits of the arts, they help these children succeed in all school. Program planning helps you determine how to develop a youth arts program, how to expand an existing program, or even review whether you should continue to provide a program.

The planning model A planning model helps you define all of the necessary steps involved in. Vanessa Camilleri, a social and emotional learning specialist and editor and co-author of Healing the Inner City Child, Creative Arts Therapies with At-risk Youth, took readers' questions.

Abstract. This report examines the academic and civic behavior outcomes of teenagers and young adults who have engaged deeply with the arts in or out of school. In several small-g. At-risk teenagers or young adults with a history of intensive arts experiences show achievement levels closer to, and in some cases exceeding the levels shown by the general population studied.

Most of the positive relationships between arts involvement and academic outcomes apply early to at-risk populations. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, after-school arts programming not only increases the academic achievement of at-risk youth but also decreases drug use and juvenile delinquency, increases self-esteem, and increases positive interactions and connections with peers and adults.

32 Students have attributed these positive outcomes Cited by: 6. My husband is 72 years old and swears that book helped him make it through life. – Denise W. The Other Wes Moore. Every teacher that works with at-risk youth should read it, and any kid on the cusp too.

It shows how life can take two paths, and the choices are yours. – Marleni L. Freedom Writers. – Cathey H. The Last Lecture. – Sonja L. The Arts and Youth at Risk: Global and Local Challenges [Angela OâBrien and Kate Donelan, Angela OâBrien and Kate Donelan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Arts and Youth at Risk: Global and Local ChallengesAuthor: Angela OâBrien and Kate Donelan. The Arts and Youth at Risk: Global and Local Challenges xi the work in the arts only short-term entry-level work in which the young never have the chance to struggle through the intermediate and advanced work that builds expertise in performance and aesthetic judgment.

Do the offerings receive professional instruction and critique that will bring. The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies, was published in a report by the US National Endowment for the Arts.

; Arts and Cultural Participation among Children and Young People: Insights from the Growing Up in Ireland Study. The Arts Council, Economic and Social Research Institute, Arts-Based Programs and Arts Therapies for At-Risk, Justice-Involved, and Traumatized Youths Research suggests that the arts can have a positive impact on youth development, from birth through adolescence.

For example, Menzer () found that that engaging in various arts activities (such asFile Size: KB. This report examines the academic and civic behavior outcomes of teenagers and young adults who have engaged deeply with the arts in or out of several small-group studies, children and teenagers who participated in arts education programs have shown more positive academic and social outcomes in comparison to students who did not participate in those programs.

National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards The National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards were recently given out on at the White House.

“The programs receiving National Arts and Humanities Youth Program awards each use achievement in the arts and humanities as “a bridge to achievement in life.” ~ Mrs.

Michelle Obama. Also, well-designed and executed art programs weaved into the academic curriculum has proved to increase academic performance (Fiske, ).

In addition, research on successful art integrated curriculums has demonstrated that access to and participation in the arts helps decrease negative behavior by at-risk youth (NSBA, ).

The best part is that students who are the MOST at risk in our schools—students from low-income homes and low-educational backgrounds— often perform as well as their peers when they are involved in the arts.

In other words, the whole “achievement gap” issue disappears when you add the arts. WOW. Click here for a direct link to the study. A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Arts Education for At-Risk Youth By Tony Silbert Lawana Welch Prepared For The Master of Public Policy Program USC School of Policy, Planning, and Development Ap Contact Tony Silbert at [email protected] if you have any questions or Size: KB.

For instance, when a program called the YouthARTS Development Project, a partnership involving the National Endowment for the Arts and the U.S. Justice Department, engaged at-risk youth in art programs, it found that the participants showed an increased ability to work with others and finish tasks, and showed better attitudes toward school.

At-risk students who have access to the arts in or out of school also tend to have better academic results, better workforce opportunities, and more civic engagement, according to a new NEA report, The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal study reports these and other positive outcomes associated with high levels of arts exposure for youth of low.

Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal Studies Shows that at-risk students who have access to the arts in or out of school also tend to have better academic results, better workforce opportunities, and more civic engagement, according to a.

This text provides the conceptual and practical information on key issues and problems that students need to prepare effectively for work with at-risk youth. The authors describe and discuss the latest prevention and intervention techniques that will help future and current professionals perform their jobs successfully and improve the lives of young people at ant Notice: Media.

Negative Treatment of Youth "Youth at risk" has become a lens through which all young people are viewed so that adolescence itself is seen today as some awful, incurable disease. Indeed, it would appear that troubled youth aren't the exception but rather have become the dysfunctional rule.

As Lofquist observes, our reliance on a deficit-focused. even a change in attitude from others to help provide the opportunities necessary for at-risk youth to become successful.

Additionally, literature on at-risk populations is oftentimes interfaced with the belief that the problems of at-risk youth are becoming a national dilemma. Successful interventions protecting our youth at-risk are a result ofFile Size: KB.

The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth study uses four separate longitudinal studies (three from the U.S. Department of Education) to track children, teenagers, and young adults who had high or low levels of arts engagement in or out of : Raine Howe.

The present study examined the impact of mentoring on the academic achievement of at-risk youth involved in Big Brothers/Big Sisters. Academic achievement tests were individually administered to 12 boys in the treatment group (i.e., had a mentor) and 13 boys in a control group (i.e., were on a waiting list to receive a mentor) pre- and post Cited by:.

A two-week summer workshop will introduce visual and musical techniques to 20 international and at-risk youth with limited arts experience. The students will work in pairs to transform an idea into a musical composition and a poster. All participants will receive a booklet and CD containing a .Washington, DC-- At-risk students who have access to the arts in or out of school also tend to have better academic results, better workforce opportunities, and more civic engagement, according to a new NEA report, The Arts and Achievement in At-Risk Youth: Findings from Four Longitudinal study reports these and other positive outcomes associated with high levels of arts exposure.

The term "at-risk youth" gained currency in the wake of the publication of the policy report A Nation At Risk.

The report cautioned that America's way of life was threatened by a "rising tide.