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It’s Only Fair

Learning can be challenging — frustrating even. With a little experience, an art teacher can predict pretty accurately what the frustration level will be with the new content and skills. 44 more words

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Did You Win?

I went to an Art Ed conference today. At the end of the day, they had a raffle. A fellow teacher who was helping out during the conference came up to me while I was looking at the raffle board and asked me if I won. 67 more words

What It Takes

I have been visiting and supporting a number of new art teachers at the start of this school year. This work always seems to shine a light on what is most important. 768 more words

Art Education

What's Your Perspective?

Thanks to my colleague, Jean-Marie Galing, for contributing these important insights!

Which of these images reveals the thinking of a second grade student about their neighborhood? 216 more words

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What are you working on?

I ask this question frequently when I visit an art room, “What are you working on?” I even ask when I already know the answer. 207 more words

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What is your goal?

Several very busy days have passed since, but I don’t want to lose the opportunity to acknowledge and reflect upon the fall art teacher in-service. 390 more words

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To Be An Artist

Artist isn’t a profession.

It is a type of person. It is a way of looking at and interpreting the world. As an artist, you see the world in a million different ways. 291 more words

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