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
6 days, 23 hours ago
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
1 week, 4 days ago
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
1 week, 5 days ago
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
2 weeks, 2 days ago
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
3 weeks, 5 days ago
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
1 month, 3 weeks ago
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
2 months, 2 weeks ago