Dec 13, 2013

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Book Review: Including Difference

Book Review: Including Difference

  As classes become more and more integrated with students of all types...

Dec 12, 2013

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Ensure Success for All Students with...

Ensure Success for All Students with Open-Ended Lesson Planning

To ensure success for all the artists in your classroom, why not try...

Dec 11, 2013

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The Hardest Student I Never Taught: ...

The Hardest Student I Never Taught: Have A Day

Before receiving my certification in visual arts, I worked for several years...

Dec 10, 2013

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Top 4 Do-It-Yourself Adaptations for...

Top 4 Do-It-Yourself Adaptations for the Art Room

The market for specialized equipment aimed at helping students that require...

Dec 9, 2013

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Who Else Wants to Better Serve Their...

Who Else Wants to Better Serve Their Students with Special Needs?

Editor’s Note: Join us this week for a great discussion about students...

Nov 18, 2013

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Are “Problem” Students Really a Prob...

Are “Problem” Students Really a Problem?

  As art teachers, we have a unique perspective on student behavior,...

Sep 27, 2013

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Video: How to Create and Use a Pictu...

Video: How to Create and Use a Picture Schedule in your Art Room

You may have seen your special education teacher use a picture schedule to...

Jul 15, 2013

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3 Summer Reads to Enhance Your Pract...

3 Summer Reads to Enhance Your Practice

To me, summer is synonymous with reading. There is nothing I like better than...

Jun 17, 2013

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3 Keys to Building Lasting Relations...

3 Keys to Building Lasting Relationships with Teaching Associates

If you work with special education students, you have probably experienced a...

Nov 23, 2012

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Helping Color Blind Art Students

Helping Color Blind Art Students

The art room is typically a place of refuge for all students to feel like they...

Aug 24, 2012

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Remember, Every Child is a Work of A...

Remember, Every Child is a Work of Art!

I am not a person who wears buttons.  I know plenty of people who do and I...

Jul 16, 2012

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The Day He Finally Felt Like an Arti...

The Day He Finally Felt Like an Artist

It was hard to focus “Dustin” in art class. Not many projects...

Sep 7, 2011

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Are Teachers too Strict with Squirmy...

Does the student who can’t sit still drive you CRAZY? You know, the...

Jan 26, 2011

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5 Smart Supports for Special Artists

5 Smart Supports for Special Artists

  Art students with special needs hold a very special place in my heart....