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We did it…and did it well!  My first year as a middle school art teacher–done! Boom!

4 years-9-12th Grade

7 years-6th Grade World Studies

1 year- Visual Art… 240 more words

Unspoken Word Designs

Coggle Mind-Maps

I used Coggle for the first time and loved it! Mind-mapping is one of my happy places. In fact, it might even be a requirement for… 122 more words

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Michael Elliott: The Teachers Who Changed My Life

Michael Elliot is a film-maker who gives generously of his time to help parents organize against high-stakes testing. He has made numerous superb videos that express the views of parents about public schools, teachers, children, and testing. 99 more words


Big Festival For Little People

Sometimes it takes a slow walk through your neighbourhood along the off-beaten path to witness how great your community is. That’s what happened to me yesterday when I discovered the… 228 more words


"Snapshot" Ideas for Literacy & Drama

I love bringing children’s literature to life through theatre.

There are a multitude of ways to make this happen. Here are a few more ideas to share: 254 more words

Theatre Education


A couple of weeks ago, we were racing toward the finish line of the first Popejoy Awards show. We had 20 of New Mexico’s best young actors and actresses, with more to join us soon, driving themselves to create the show we had envisioned for them. 456 more words

James McAvoy on the arts

“Art is the one thing that will help you see beyond your horizons”