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Art Pacing Guides

I was recently asked if I had art pacing guides I could share. The short answer was ‘no’ but the person who asked was persistent enough that I really had to think about why this is. 1,244 more words


How Does Art Measure Up in a Data-Driven Environment?

This week I have a team of teachers scoring assessment results from the past school year using a highly refined rubric… WAIT! I know what you are thinking… … 1,096 more words


Elementary School Scheduling

Elementary school schedules are complicated! How simple it would be if there was a bell schedule or a standard amount of time for each discipline. Not so! 1,755 more words


Instructional Time for Art

What does every teacher need more of? TIME! Time to teach, time to plan, time to do their incredibly difficult jobs to the quality their students deserve. 377 more words


Looking Forward

The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.” -Charles Kettering, American inventor Today I sent an end-of-the-year message to the art teachers in my school system. 563 more words


Bridging the Gap

 Over the Bridge by Justyne Fischer, www.justynefischer.com

As an art supervisor in a large school system, I frequently find myself playing the role of translator between the worlds of art and education.