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Arts Education in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools: 1999-2000
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May 2002


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Cortines, R. (1999). Introduction. In L. Longley (Ed.), Gaining the Arts Advantage: Lessons from School Districts that Value Arts Education. President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities and Arts Education Partnership.

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