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Title:  Frequency of Arts Instruction for Students
Description: Data from the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 1997 Arts Assessment, which assessed eighth-grade students only, indicate that public and private schools in the United States are far more likely to offer extensive instruction in musi and the visual arts than in either dance or theatre.
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Cover Date: December 1999
Web Release: January 26, 2001
Print Release: December 31, 1981
Publication #: NCES 2000510
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Sheida White and Alan Vanneman
Type of Product: Issue Brief
Survey/Program Areas: National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Issue Brief, please contact:
Sheida E. White.