Jul 30, 2015

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Think You Can’t Handle an Online Cla...

Think You Can’t Handle an Online Class? You Can!

    Today we welcome a guest post by one of our AOE Instructors,...

May 27, 2015

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10 Ways to Get Summer Break Started ...

10 Ways to Get Summer Break Started Off on the Right Foot

Summer is almost upon us! Although it’s tough to stay motivated if you start...

May 19, 2015

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A Sneak Peek Inside AOE Classes: An ...

A Sneak Peek Inside AOE Classes: An Interview with AOE’s Educational Director

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with AOE’s Educational...

May 7, 2015

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3 Key Lessons I’ve Learned Fro...

3 Key Lessons I’ve Learned From My Students

Editor’s Note: This article was written by one of our talented...

Apr 28, 2015

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6 Secrets to Affording Professional ...

6 Secrets to Affording Professional Development on a Teacher’s Budget

Editor’s Note: This article was written by our amazing customer...

Apr 23, 2015

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10 Things No One Tells You About Tak...

10 Things No One Tells You About Taking an AOE Class

Maybe you’ve heard the spiel or read the reviews on the website. Maybe...

Apr 14, 2015

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Do These 4 Simple Things to Ensure Y...

Do These 4 Simple Things to Ensure You Never Run Out of Ideas In The Artroom Again

It’s another day of professional development in your district, and getting...

Apr 2, 2015

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The Biggest Complaint We Receive Abo...

The Biggest Complaint We Receive About AOE Classes

When you first register for any type of class or workshop, one of the big...

Mar 18, 2015

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I Took AOE’s Choice Based Art ...

I Took AOE’s Choice Based Art Education Class and Lived to Tell the Tale

I recently completed AOE’s Choice Based Art Ed online course. I have never...

Dec 19, 2014

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Where Are You on the Choice Spectrum...

Where Are You on the Choice Spectrum?

Starting January 1st, participants in our Choice Based Art Education class...

Dec 15, 2014

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10 Simple Ways to Spice Up and Strea...

10 Simple Ways to Spice Up and Streamline Your Art Curriculum

Writing curriculum can be a daunting and boring process, but it doesn’t...

Nov 28, 2014

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Become a Classroom Management Ninja ...

Become a Classroom Management Ninja with ClassDojo

ClassDojo has the potential to revolutionize your classroom. I’ve said...

Nov 14, 2014

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Piktochart: A Cool Tool to Keep Your...

Piktochart: A Cool Tool to Keep Your Art Room Running Smoothy

Cleaning up in the art room is inevitable. It doesn’t matter if you teach...

Nov 10, 2014

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AOE Celebrates Distance Learning Wee...

AOE Celebrates Distance Learning Week!

Did you know this week is National Distance Learning Week!? I know, I know,...

May 8, 2014

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A Sample SLO for Art Teachers

A Sample SLO for Art Teachers

Art-specific growth samples are hard to come by. In fact, many schools simply...

Apr 4, 2014

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The Best Art Teachers on “Teac...

The Best Art Teachers on “Teachers Pay Teachers”

Teachers Pay Teachers is a website that is pretty self explanatory. Teachers...

Aug 12, 2013

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A Colorful Way to Get to Know Your S...

A Colorful Way to Get to Know Your Students

The beginning of the year is chock full of excitement.  There are new school...

Oct 9, 2012

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I Presented, and Lived to Tell the T...

I Presented, and Lived to Tell the Tale!

I recently presented at the Iowa-Nebraska Art Conference and it was all about...

Dec 14, 2011

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Great Idea: A Visual Rubric

Great Idea: A Visual Rubric

Over at Elementary Art Moments, Kathy has posted a really neat visual...

Nov 28, 2011

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All or Nothing?

This past week, we’ve looked at many different aspects of the Reggio...

Nov 22, 2011

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6 Lessons Reggio Teaches

6 Lessons Reggio Teaches

There are 6 important lessons that the Reggio approach teaches-Each of these 6...

Oct 14, 2011

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Great Article: Ideas for Nurturing C...

Great Article: Ideas for Nurturing Creativity

I found this article entitled “Be a Big Kid! Kids for Nurturing...

Apr 13, 2011

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I love this. Inspiration at it’...

I love this. Inspiration at it’s best!

My loving husband sent me this link the other day. I just can’t get...

Apr 6, 2011

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So you Wanna be a Blogger?

So you Wanna be a Blogger?

I get asked a lot of questions from all of you, and other teachers I have met,...