2014 Asia-Pacific Region Aesthetic Education Symposium: From Childhood to Lifelong Aesthetic Learning November, 7-8, 2014, New Taipei City
Dates and Venue: 2014 Asia-Pacific Region Aesthetic Education Symposium Symposium will be held on November 7th and 8th, 2014 by National Academy for Educational Research (NAER). The symposium will take place at the NAER Taipei Branch located at No.179, Sec. 1, Heping E. Rd., Da’an Dist., Taipei City.
Scope: In implementing a five years “Aesthetic Education Act”, which was issued by Taiw an Minstry of Education in August 27, 2013, the National Academy for Educational Research found “Asia-Pacific Office for Aesthetic Education” in January 2014 as a base for research development. Therefore, the purposes of this symposium are to:
1. Clarify the meanings and boundaries of aesthetic education
2. Develop aesthetic pedagogy in accordance with contemporary perspectives
3. Create a dialogical platform for innovation both in curriculum design and evaluation.