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Art making is a powerful way to understand the world around us. One of my criteria for quality art instruction, then, is that it must be designed – not just to allow – but to promote this process for our students. 51 more words

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Art Prof Etsy shop is OPEN!

Check out the new Art Prof Etsy shop!  You’ll find fun items like stickers and T-shirts designed by Janice Chun, Casey Roonan, and… 89 more words


The most talented beings

I walked through the halls this morning to see this amazing mural outside the 1st grade class.
This was made by 1st graders. And I’m so impressed. 53 more words

Information & Inspiration

This is the essence of the art room decor dialogue: what is the right amount of decoration to provide information and inspiration without over-stimulation? I don’t know the answer. 80 more words

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Cultural Proficiency

I received a fantastic little note from a teacher recently that reads:

Just a quick note to let you know I attended a Cultural Proficiency workshop today at my school and the underlying theme was A Sense of Place!

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A great classroom management strategy shared by way of guest author, Jean-Marie. Thanks for passing this on! When visiting Miss Kromel, one of our outstanding new art teachers, Jean-Marie observed: 82 more words

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Rug Time

There are so many quick and fun activities to do at the rug, and an effective teacher uses each one to teach, review, reflect, or assess. 157 more words

Art Education