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Puzzling Through Our Learning

This visual art lesson is a great way to have students reflect, and involves creating a puzzle, outlining what the students have learned about a specific topic. 396 more words

Arts Education

CD Scratch Art

This Visual Arts Lesson is a twist on regular scratch art to do with your elementary students. Instead of scratching paper, which is easy for students to rip, you can paint some CDs with black acrylic paint, and have your students scratch their designs into the paint. 254 more words

Arts Education

Some Favorite Theatre Quotes

If you are anything like me, you enjoy quotes about various subjects.  Sometimes they are funny things I hear people say in real life.  Other times, they are beloved artists or authors.  337 more words

Arts jobs, events, and publication announcements

Like most scholars of memory & Irish history on this island, I’m wiped – 2016 has been a crazy busy year due to centenary-related events (nine conference papers/presentations since Sept, plus an exhibition opening!) Apologies for the relative blog silence as consequence. 336 more words

Arts Policy

"Together, Stronger, Each of us has a Voice"

Written by Glenn Marais, DAREarts Musician-Educator

The week in Marten Falls started slowly with students reluctant to sit in our circle from a combination of shyness coupled with an unfamiliarity with our program.   833 more words

DAREarts Aboriginal First Roots

Stuart Egan: Will North Carolina Drop Arts & P.E. in Elementary Schools?

As I have mentioned many times, the highly successful schools of Finland emphasize play, the arts, and creativity. They don’t begin teaching reading until children are in first or second grade. 1,197 more words

Budget Cuts

Creative Literacy.

Literacy beyond reading and writing are often defined as competencies within a certain area of subject matter. New literacies continually develop within the education stream, most recently those surrounding technology use. 230 more words

New Media Technology And Literacy